Volume 5, Issue 6: Clinical Insights: HCV and Substance Use Disorder

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 5, Issue 6)

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:

  • Describe the recommendations for hepatitis C screening in Persons with Substance Use Disorders
  • Identify the most prevalent risk factors for hepatitis C in this population.
  • Describe the correlation between addressing substance use disorder and receiving hepatitis C treatment.
 
 

 

Additional information
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 ANCC
  • 0.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
08/11/2017
Course expires: 
08/10/2019
Cost:
$0.00
Andrew H. Talal, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Director, Center for Clinical Care and Research in Liver Disease
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Medicine
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, New York
           
Richard Blondell, MD
Professor of Family Medicine
Vice Chair for Addiction
Department of Family Medicine
University at Buffalo,
State University of New York
Buffalo, New York
 
 

Available Credit

  • 0.50 ANCC
  • 0.50 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/11/2017
Course expires: 
08/10/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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