Hepatitis C


November 20th, 2009 - November 20th, 2012
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

According to the National Institutes of Health, a Hepatitis C infection can last a lifetime and may lead to scarring of the liver or liver cancer. Medicines sometimes help, but side effects can be a problem. Serious cases may need a liver transplant.
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Dates and Times

End Date: 11/20/2012

Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, the participant should be able to: 1.) Describe the risk factors for chronic hepatitis C. 2.) Review the natural history of chronic hepatitis C. 3.) List three common side effects to HCV combination therapy. 4.) Name two emergent reasons to hold/stop peg-interferon therapy.

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Accreditation

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.