Volume 4, Issue 7: Hepatitis C Treatment in the HIV Coinfected and Dialysis Populations

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 7)

Target Audience

Nurses and health care professionals involved in the care of patients with Hepatitis.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Discuss how direct-acting antiviral agents target the HCV life cycle and how they differ from prior interferon-based regimens.
  • Describe the current data on direct-acting antiviral combinations for the treatment of HCV in HIV-HCV coinfected patients.
  • Summarize the current evidence providing guidance on HCV treatment options in patients with end-stage renal disease who need urgent treatment.

 

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 ANCC
  • 0.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
04/14/2016
Course expires: 
04/13/2018
Cost:
$0.00
Paul Martin, MD, FRCP, FRCPI
Professor of Medicine, Chief Division of Hepatology
University of Miami School of Medicine
Miami, Florida
 
Kalyan Ram Bhamidimarri, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Medical Director for Small Bowel & Multi-Visceral Transplantation
University of Miami School of Medicine
Miami Transplant Institute
Miami, Florida

Available Credit

  • 0.50 ANCC
  • 0.50 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/14/2016
Course expires: 
04/13/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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