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Hepatitis C: Treatment is Simple

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
On-demand

On-demand recorded 4 Aug 2020

Primary care providers can play a critical role in the elimination of hepatitis C in Australia by 2030. This webinar will provide a clinical update on recent PBS changes to prescribing hepatitis C treatment in a primary care setting, including simplification of treatment options and removal of genotyping.

Learning outcomes

  • Screen, order and interpret tests appropriately to diagnose chronic HCV infection
  • Discuss strategies with patients to minimise transmission risk and improve liver health
  • Perform the recommended pre-treatment assessment, including liver disease staging
  • Determine the appropriate antiviral therapy for treatment of HCV and explain treatment to patient
  • Implement monitoring and post-treatment follow-up recommendations

This event attracts 3 CPD points

Speaker

Dr Anastasia Volovets
Gastroenterologist

Dr Anastasia Volovets is a Gastroenterologist at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney.

Type
Delivery
Title
Hepatitis C: Treatment is Simple
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Community health, Sexual health
Location
Provider Type
Non Profit Organisation
Duration
On-demand
CPD Points
3
Price
Free
Location
Online
Price:
Free
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