education and collaboration for hepatology trainees
Author: Lizzie Aby
Lizzie Aby is currently a second-year gastroenterology and hepatology fellow at the University of Minnesota. Lizzie is originally from Minneapolis, but completed her internal medicine residency training and chief residency at UCLA. She was an American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) Emerging Liver Scholar in 2016 and was subsequently an ambassador from 2017 to 2019.
Our newest LFN Quick Tips infographic is on hepatopulmonary syndrome (HPS). We review important aspects in presentation, diagnosis, and management of one of the main pulmonary consequences of end-stage liver disease.
In high risk patients that have variceal bleeding, have you ever wondered if there may be a role for therapies other than medicines and endoscopy? This evidence corner helps to answer just that question.