At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1) Understand and implement strategies to management patients with cirrhosis based on current best clinical practice evidence
2) Manage cirrhosis patients in cost effective way and be able to advise about lifestyle, quality of life and driving
3) Optimize care for cirrhosis patients and recognize some pitfalls including coagulopathy, encephalopathy, and acute kidney injury
Professional practice gap to be addressed: Best practice and evidence for management of cirrhotic patients is constantly changing. In addition, UNOS rules for organ allocation are also changing and have an impact on organ availability and allocation. This talk will also address recent advances.
Target audience: Physicians, mid-level providers, nurses