Volume 3, Issue 10: HCV Screening and Natural History -PODCAST
e-Viral Hepatitis Review is a monthly CE series for nurses, nurse practitioners, and others involved in the care of patients with Hepatitis. It provides updates on the latest research, best practices, and issues currently under debate, as well as a concise review of relevant journal literature.
(Volume 3, Issue 10)
Nurses and health care professionals involved in the care of patients with Hepatitis.
After participating in this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:
- Discuss why patients with no risk factor except being born between 1945 and 1965 should be tested for HCV.
- Describe current noninvasive testing that can be used to detect cirrhosis.
- Explain why HCV RNA should be used to detect acute HCV infection.
David Thomas, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director of the Division of Infectious Diseases
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
- 0.50 ANCC
- 0.50 Attendance