This two day course aims to provide theoretical and practical knowledge of liver diseases and how to manage them in primary care.
An understanding of how to interpret liver function tests, when to investigate and when to consider referral
How to identify the patients with chronic liver disease
The community management of alcohol use disorders
Developments in non alcoholic fatty liver disease
Screening and community management of viral hepatitis
Gall bladder disease - who to suspect and when to refer
Vaccination and drugs in patients with liver disease
An update on liver transplantation
Public Health view on the impact of obesity in primary care
End of life care for the patient with liver disease
Professor Phil Newsome, Professor of Hepatology, University of Birmingham
Who is the course for?
The course is aimed at GPs, practice nurses and other health care professionals working in primary care.
Centre for Professional Development, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT
Is this course accredited?
This is a 2 day CPD accredited course
£125 per day
£195 for 2 days
How to apply
For more information please contact Tamara Ball
Tel: +44 (0)121 414 3281