A spotlight on the key causes of chronic liver disease

The liver plays an essential role in maintaining homeostasis...

November 2022

Liver function tests in primary care

Liver function tests (LFTs) are among the most commonly requested...

November 2022

Hepatitis C management in primary care has changed

A new direct-acting antiviral (DAA) oral regimen for the treatment...

January 2019

Testing for hepatitis C virus (HCV) in patients at high risk of infection

Hepatitis C infection occurs through exposure to infected blood...

January 2019

Pre-treatment assessment for patients with chronic HCV infection

Patients should be assessed for cirrhosis via clinical examination,...

January 2019

Management and follow-up of patients prescribed glecaprevir + pibrentasvir

Glecaprevir + pibrentasvir is taken once daily for eight weeks....

January 2019

Hepatitis C is now curable:
contributed by Dr Tony Farrell

Dr Tony Farrell is a general practitioner in Mount Maunganui...

January 2019

Hepatitis B: treatments now available for primary care

Tenofovir disoproxil and entecavir are once daily oral antiviral...

August 2018

Treatment of hepatitis C (HCV) has changed

Three new oral medicine regimens for the treatment of hepatitis...

September 2016

Hepatitis

A guide focusing on some of the situations GPs face in day-to-day...

July 2009

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