Case Presentations UMI – 12th Annual Advanced Liver Disease and Liver Transplantation Update 2017

Case Presentations UMI – 12th Annual Advanced Liver Disease and Liver Transplantation Update 2017

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Case Presentations:

Oral Antiviral Agents for HCV – Anna Lok, M.D.

Identifying when to treat a patient with HCV.

HCV in Dialysis, Decompensated and Other Special Patient Populations – Robert J. Fontana, M.D.

An overview of the efficacy and safety of novel antiviral agents in special patient populations.

Minimalizing Hospitalizations in Cirrhosis – Elliot Tapper, M.D.

A look into the reasons for readmission of cirrhotic patients and effective strategies to minimize readmissions.

Living Donor Liver Transplantation -  Benjamin Samstein, M.D.

Indications and outcomes with living donor liver transplantation. 

Updates on Thyroid Disease Management – Christopher J. Sonnenday, M.D.

The latest information on the management of thyroid disease.

These presentation are part of the UMI – 12th Annual Advanced Liver Disease and Liver Transplantation Update 2017.  Learn more about the additional presentations in this audio series.


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Anna Lok, MD

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Robert Fontana, MD

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Elliot Tapper, MD

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