- Module 3 Overview
Management of Cirrhosis-Related Complications
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Diagnosis and Management of AscitesActivities
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Recognition and Management of Spontaneous Bacterial PeritonitisActivities
- 2A.Core Concepts
- 2B.Recognition and Management of SBP
- 2C.Role of Albumin in Treatment of SBP
- Lesson 2 Quiz/CME/CNE
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Screening for Varices and Prevention of BleedingActivities
- 3A.Core Concepts
- 3B.Screening for Varices and Prevention of Bleeding
- 3C.Portal Hypertension and Approach to Gastric Varices
- Lesson 3 Quiz/CME/CNE
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Diagnosis and Management of Hepatic EncephalopathyActivities
- 4A.Core Concepts
- 4B.Hepatic Encephalopathy
- 4C.Rifaximin Therapy for Hepatic Encephalopathy
- Lesson 4 Quiz/CME/CNE
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Referral for Liver Transplantation
- Module 3 Self-Assessment
Lesson 4 CE Quiz: Diagnosis and Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy
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1. A 46-year-old woman with chronic hepatitis C infection, long-term alcohol abuse, and cirrhosis presents with confusion, disorientation, and somnolence. She responds to verbal stimuli and makes attempts at answering questions. Using the West Have Criteria for Semi-Quantitative Grading of Mental State, what grade would assign for this patient.
2. Which one of the following best describes measures to take to ensure the accuracy of a venous ammonia level?
3. Which one of the following best describes the Number Connection Test?
4. What is the proposed primary mechanism of action for lactulose as a treatment for patients with hepatic encephalopathy?
5. Which one of the following oral antimicrobial agents is used to treat hepatic encephalopathy?Sign In Required for CE. Please sign in to track your progress for continuing education credits.
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- HCV Medications
- Daclatasvir (Daklinza)
- Elbasvir-Grazoprevir (Zepatier)
- Ledipasvir-Sofosbuvir (Harvoni)
- Ombitasvir-Paritaprevir-Ritonavir (Technivie)
- Ombitasvir-Paritaprevir-Ritonavir and Dasabuvir (Viekira Pak)
- Peginterferon alfa-2a (Pegasys)
- Peginterferon alfa-2b (PegIntron)
- Ribavirin (Copegus, Rebetol, Ribasphere)
- Simeprevir (Olysio)
- Sofosbuvir (Sovaldi)
- Sofosbuvir-Velpatasvir (Epclusa)
- Boceprevir (Victrelis)
- Telaprevir (Incivek)
- Course Modules
- Screening and Diagnosis of Hepatitis C Infection
- Evaluation, Staging, and Monitoring of Chronic Hepatitis C
- Management of Cirrhosis-Related Complications
- Evaluation and Preparation for Hepatitis C Treatment
- Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Infection
- Treatment of Special Populations and Special Situations
- Special Topics
- Slide LecturesCore ConceptsMaster Bibliography
ContributorsSite OverviewContent Bundles
- Clinical Calculators
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