The Alcoholic Liver Disease File: Latest Medical Research
Offers information on the latest treatments for alcoholic liver disease, from alcoholic liver disease specialists and clinics worldwide.
Bad Bug Book: Hepatitis A Virus
Clinical research compiled by the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, includes symptoms, diagnosis, associated foods, summary information from 1996 and 1997, and risk factors.
Chronic Hepatitis C: Current Disease Management
Explains the causes and symptoms of hepatitis C, along with information about diagnosis and treatment. From the National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NDDIC).
Chronic Hepatitis C in the Veteran Population
Statistics related to HCV infection, treatment issues, contraindications, and side effects in veterans.
The Cirrhosis File: Latest Research
Offers information on the latest treatments for cirrhosis, from leading specialists at liver disease centers and cirrhosis clinics worldwide.
HCV Cirrhosis is a Life Threatening Disease
Gives statistics about HCV and liver disease, and treatment options and recommendations for cirrhotic patients.
The Importance of Eliminating Alcohol Use if Chronically Infected with HCV
Explains how alcohol consumption accelerates HCV complications and suggests methods for reducing or discontinuing usage.
THINK B Conference - Executive Summary
Summary of findings related to regarding HBV immunization, transmission, risk factors, and education, especially within the Asian American population.
Vaccinations for Hepatitis A and B
Lists candidates for routine vaccinations, high-risk populations, doses and schedules by age, and postexposure treatment for each type. From NDDIC.
Who should be treated?
Article discussing under what conditions patients with hepatitis C should not receive treatment.
Key Molecular Liver Cancer Mechanism Detected
Article explains how researchers have mapped the molecular pathway whereby the hepatitis B virus leads to cancer. From MedPage Today.
Management of Hepatitis C: 2002
Consensus statements on the treatment and education of patients with HCV. Includes recommendations related to availability of information and preventing transmission. [PDF]
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