The Hepatology service is dedicated to the care and management of patients with a wide variety of liver-related disorders, in both the in-patient and out-patient settings.
The service offers:
Hepatology Department: 01582497508 Viral Hepatitis Nurse :
The service is dedicated to the care and management of patients diagnosed with acute and chronic liver disease such as;
If patients are being referred please ensure Chronic Liver Disease (CLD) screen (see hep C management flowchart below for full list) and liver ultrasound scan are performed.
In addition, for a patient being referred for either hepatitis B or C please ensure the following tests are done:
HCV- HCV RNA viral load, genotype.
HBV- HBV viral load.
Government Hepatitis C- Quick Reference Guide for Primary
Government Hepatitis C- Patient leaflets
British liver Trust
Hepatitis C trust UK
Last updated: 17/08/2012
Update due: 17/08/2013