Online Education | Hepatitis Web Study: Hepatitis B | Natural History of Chronic Hepatitis B Infection
In this case study, you will learn the major stages of chronic hepatitis B virus infection and the natural history of patients following acute hepatitis B virus infection.
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.
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:
- List the major stages of chronic hepatitis B virus infection.
- Summarize the natural history of patients following acute hepatitis B virus infection.
Stages of chronic hepatitis B virus infection
Natural history of patients following acute hepatitis B virus infection
Brian J. McMahon, MD
Scientific Program and Clinical Director, Liver Disease and Hepatitis Program, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium and Guest Researcher, Arctic Investigations Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
David H. Spach, MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Medical Director, Northwest AIDS Education Training Center, University of Washington
- 0.50 Contact hours