Hepatitis C Perspective

 
 
  • GI Cancer and Obesity: Fighting One Means Addressing the Other Patient awareness of obesity's link to gastrointestinal cancer is limited. This overview will help you make the case on why weight management may help them avoid serious disease.
  • Interpreting the CBC: What's Truly Important?   The Curbsiders dive into common CBC abnormalities and what they mean with hematologist Dr Mary Kwok.
  • 16 Mnemonics All Docs Can Use Physician-artist Nick Love's newest collection of clinical mnemonics will make 'medical rounds Jeopardy' champs out of you.
  • ILC 2021 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ILC 2021
  • The Alcohol Pandemic: Are We Ready for What's Next? Drinking and obesity are on the rise, creating a perfect storm for liver disorders in our patients.
  • DDW 2021 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from DDW 2021
  • America's Forgotten History of Supervised Opioid Injection Facilities that would allow people to openly use opioids are igniting controversy today, but were once widespread.
  • Lessons Learned During COVID-19 Will Help Us Better Treat HCV In figuring out how to practice during a pandemic, we may have also learned new skills for monitoring and treating patients with HCV, says Dr William Balistreri.
  • New AASLD Guidelines Reconsider Bleeding Risk in Cirrhosis   Dr David Johnson comments on the paradigm-shifting implications of these guidelines on coagulation and bleeding in patients with cirrhosis.
  • The Likely Future of COVID-19? More Than Polio, Less Than Flu   Is the end goal in the fight against SARS-CoV-2 eradication of the virus or to have numbers similar to that of flu? Neither, says F. Perry Wilson.
  • How Sjogren Syndrome Intersects With COVID-19 Physicians Robert Fox and Alan N. Baer discuss the latest research on Sjogren's, presented at the ACR Convergence virtual meeting.
  • Physicians of the Year 2020: Best and Worst Physicians and other healthcare workers around the world worked tirelessly on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, and hundreds lost their lives as a result. However, with the good comes the bad.
  • Liver Cancer Rates Are Rising; So Is Optimism Around Its Treatment Dr Nancy Reau shares the promising data leading her to believe that the trends around liver cancer can soon be reversed.
  • Vanquishing Hepatitis C: A Remarkable Success Story A look back at one of the singular achievements in medical research of the past 25 years, and what improvements are still to come.
  • AASLD 2020 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AASLD 2020
  • ACG 2020 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ACG 2020
  • Obeticholic Acid for NASH: Revolution or Just a Ripple? With FDA approval likely by year's end, Drs Jason Kramer and Nancy Reau consider what obeticholic acid may mean for this increasingly prevalent disease.
  • DDW 2020 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from DDW 2020
  • ILC 2020 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ILC 2020
  • The Promise of Remdesivir for COVID-19 Treatment   WebMD Chief Medical Officer John Whyte talks with Dr Stuart Cohen about remdesivir for the possible treatment of COVID-19 infection, and when we might expect to see the development of a vaccine.