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• Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C • Giani


Treatmetn of Chronic Hepatitis C

 
Summary:
In this activity, Shadi Giani, RN, reviews the epidemiology and history of Hepatitis C virus (HCV), reviews the recommendations for screening of patients with chronic HVC; discusses the history of HCV treatment, current treatments, and future treatments; and identifies key counseling points for side effect management and improved adherence. 
 
Target Audience:
This course is designed for pharmacists. 
 
Program Design:
This course is presented in a lecture format, available via MP4 files, and is accompanied by PDFs of the presenter's PowerPoint slides.  A post-test and program evaluation will be completed after reviewing the content of each presentation.  The post-test and evaluation must be completed BEFORE October 23, 2015.
 
Note:  The video and PDF documents were developed to work on most computers, tablet, and smartphones. 
 
Content previously recorded at the 25th Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update conference on October 25, 2013. 
 

Release Date: Oct 24, 2013
Activity Expiration Date: Oct 23, 2015

Fee

$10.00

CE Hours

1.00

CE Units

0.100

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
 

Requirements for CE Credit

 
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The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  This online activity is approved for 0.10 CEUs (1.00 contact hour) of continuing education credit.  In order to receive 1.00 contact hours of CE credit, the participant must watch the videos in its entirety, complete the online post-tests, and complete the online evaluation. 

 
Technical Requirements:  Ability to view mp4 video and sound, ability to view and/or download Adobe PDF documents.  Works on most computers, smart phones, tablets, and other connected devices. 
 
 

 

 

Objectives

  • Review the epidemiology and natural history of hepatitis C virus (HCV)
  • Review the recommendations for screening of patients with chronic HCV
  • Identify key counseling points for side effect management and improved adherence

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Shadi Giani, RN, MSN, ACNS-BC
Austin Hepatitis Center

Release Date: Oct 24, 2013
Credit Expiration Date: Oct 23, 2015

CE Hours

1.00

Fee

$10.00