Table of Contents

Anatomy and cellular functions of the liver.
Bile acids and bile flow : new functions of old molecules.
Intestinal microbiome and the liver.
The liver as an immune organ.
The liver's response to injury : inflammation and fibrosis.
Stem cells and hepatocyte transplantation.
Approach to jaundice and abnormal liver function test results.
Noninvasive assessment of disease progression.
Molecular and genetics-based diagnostics.
Imaging in assessment of liver disease and lesions.
Evaluation of the hepatic mass.
Assessment of liver histology.
Critical care management of patients with liver disease.
Neurologic consequences of liver disease.
Ascites and hyponatremia.
Portal hypertension related to bleeding.
Renal failure in cirrhosis.
Cardiopulmonary complications of cirrhosis.
The hemostatic and hematopoietic system in liver disease.
Acute liver failure.
Acute-on-chronic liver failure.
Epidemiology and pathogenesis of alcoholic liver disease.
Natural history and cofactors of alcoholic liver disease.
Prevention and management of alcoholic liver disease.
Pathogenesis of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
Epidemiology, natural history, and evaluation of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
Management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and metabolic syndrome.
Virology and pathogenesis of hepatitis C.
Epidemiology, natural history, and diagnosis of hepatitis C.
Treatment of hepatitis C.
Virology and pathogenesis of hepatitis B.
Epidemiology, diagnosis, and natural history of hepatitis B.
Treatment of hepatitis B.
Hepatitis D.
Hepatitis A.
Hepatitis E.
HIV and the liver.
Liver disease associated with systemic viral infection.
Parasitic liver disease.
Bacterial and miscellaneous infections of the liver.
Autoimmune hepatitis.
Primary biliary cholangitis.
Primary and secondary sclerosing cholangitis.
Budd-Chiari syndrome and sinusoidal obstruction syndrome.
Portal and splenic vein thrombosis.
Hepatocellular carcinoma.
Other malignant hepatic tumors.
Benign liver tumors.
Pretransplant evaluation and care.
Transplantation of the liver.
liver transplant management.
Recurrent primary disease after liver transplantation.
The liver in pregnancy.
Nutrition and the liver.
Drug-induced liver injury.
Preoperative and postoperative hepatic dysfunctions.
Bilirubin metabolism and its disorders.
Wilson disease.
?1 -antitrypsin deficiency.
Approach to and evaluation of metabolic liver diseases.
Pediatric cholestatic syndromes.
Fibrocystic diseases of the liver.
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