Much like Thin Lizzy, we’re back…in town?….it’s a new year and a new season of Liver Talks! In this episode, we focus on the challenge of achieving hepatitis C elimination with Dr. Ponni Perumalswami, hepatologist from the University of Michigan. We start by outlining our hopes for this next series of episodes (0:00-3:03), followed by an illuminating discussion with Dr. Perumalswami (3:07-31:36). Finally, we discuss a paper outlining a novel identification and linkage to treatment program for HCV (31:55-41:44).
Innovations in Hepatitis C Screening and Treatment (Segment 2): https://aasldpubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/hep4.1646
AASLD/IDSA Hepatitis C Living Document: www.hcvguidelines.org
An innovative approach to increase viral hepatitis diagnoses and linkage to care using opt-out testing and an integrated care pathway in a London Emergency Department (Segment 3): https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0198520
“Tropkicks”, Broke for Free
“Something Elated”, Broke for Free
“Take Me Higher”, Jahzzar
“RSPN,” Blank & Kytt
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