The hepatitis delta virus is an infection of the liver that can affect those already infected with hepatitis B. The addition of HDV causes a faster progression to liver fibrosis than hepatitis B alone. This presentation discusses the particulars of this challenging condition.
In this recent video, infectious disease expert Dr. Nancy Reau discusses the answers to frequently asked questions about hepatitis C, including what it is, how it is spread, and available options for treatment. Information on how often to expect check-ins during treatment and follow-up and tips for how to stay healthy is also reviewed.
In this video, infectious disease expert Dr. Nancy Reau answers common questions on what to expect after being cured from hepatitis C, such as the need for follow-up appointments, whether alcohol consumption is advised after treatment, and more. Plus, hear from a real patient cured from HCV on how he feels today and his top take-home message.
This program features expert speakers Dr. Vania Kasper of Brown University and ALF’s Medical Advisory Chair, Dr. Michael Narkewicz, Children’s Hospital of Colorado.
This presentation is an excerpt from the ALF 2021 Poster Competition and showcases posters and a brief video created by early career investigators.
This professional education program features expert speaker Dr. Hany Elbeshbeshy, gastroenterologist affiliated with Saint Louis University in St. Louis.