Online Education | Hepatitis Web Study: Hepatitis B | Approach to the HBsAg-Positive Patient

Logo of Hepatitis Web Study at UW Continuing Nursing Education.In this case study, you will learn to summarize the initial assessment of patients with positive hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) and interpret laboratory tests used to evaluate patients with positive hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg).

Course format and requirements

To earn contact hours you must complete a post-test and submit an evaluation. You may take the post-test as many times as needed to achieve the required score of 80%.

Hepatitis Web Study is co-provided by the Seattle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center and funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Target Audience

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, physician assistants and other healthcare professionals across all settings

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you will be better able to:

  • Summarize the initial assessment of patients with positive hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg).

  • Interpret laboratory tests used to evaluate patients with positive hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg).

Additional Information

Format: 
Reading
Topics: 
  • Initial assessment of patients with positive hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg)

  • Interpreting laboratory tests used to evaluate patients with positive hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg)

     

 

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 0.50 Contact hours
Available: 
03/21/2013
Expires: 
11/14/2017

H. Nina Kim, MD, MSc
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, University of Washington

Available Credit

  • 0.50 Contact hours
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