Volume 4, Issue 5: SCREENING FOR HCV AND HBV INFECTION IN THE CLINIC
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 4, Issue 5)
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:
- Explain the rationale underlying baby boomer screening for hepatitis C infection.
- Discuss the importance of risk-factor based screening for hepatitis C and hepatitis B infections.
- Summarize the role of the primary care physician in the care of patients living with chronic HBV and HCV infection.
Arthur Y. Kim, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Director, Viral Hepatitis Clinic
Massachusetts General Hospital
- 0.50 ANCC
- 0.50 Attendance