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Almost 16% of pediatric transplant recipients hospitalized with vaccine-preventable diseases

January 15, 2019
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Nurse-led HCV care model results in 95% or higher SVR rates in prison

January 15, 2019
A decentralized, nurse-led model of hepatitis C care with direct-acting antivirals was significantly effective and led to high levels of sustained virologic response in…
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FDA approves Cabometyx for treatment-experienced patients with HCC

January 15, 2019
Exelixis has announced it has received FDA approval for Cabometyx to treat patients with hepatocellular carcinoma who previously underwent treatment with Nexavar…
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Stress, environment key barriers to Mediterranean diet uptake for NAFLD

January 14, 2019
Barriers to initiating a Mediterranean diet — shown to improve liver health in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease — included an obesogenic…

ChemomAb doses first patient in phase 1 NAFLD trial

January 14, 2019
ChemomAb dosed the first patient in a phase 1b repeated-dose clinical trial of CM-101 for treating patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and nonalcoholic…
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Cirrhosis and Hepatic Encephalopathy – Managing Their Consequences and Complications

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Salix Pharmaceuticals, a division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC.

Cirrhosis, or advanced fibrosis of the liver, can lead to serious health sequelae or death. However, substantial…
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Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Acute intermittent porphyria therapeutic progresses to phase 3

November 12, 2018
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