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Liver Basics--Resources

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Resources - Liver Basics

Products and Publications

  • The ABCs of Hepatitis
    Two-page guide to the symptoms, treatment, and prevention of hepatitis A, B, and C
  • ABCs of Hepatitis (video)
    This 15-minute video was created for general education on hepatitis A, B, and C in substance use disorder programs.Transcript included.
  • Drinking Diary and Change Plan
    Wallet card for patients to record their alcohol use over a 4-week period as a way to monitor and reduce their drinking behavior.
  • Infectious Disease Screening and Vaccination
    Factsheet for with key things to know about screening and vaccination for hepatitis A, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, HIV, human papillomavirus (HPV), syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia.
  • Glossary
    Definitions of terms commonly used with viral hepatitis and related conditions.

Web Resources

  • American Liver FoundationLink will take you outside the VA website. VA is not responsible for the content of the linked site.
    A national nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment, and cure of hepatitis and other liver diseases through research, education, and advocacy.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Viral HepatitisLink will take you outside the VA website. VA is not responsible for the content of the linked site.
    Information on all types of viral hepatitis from the CDC's National Center for Infectious Diseases. Site features related CDC guidelines and recommendations as well as training materials, slide sets, fact sheets, and key CDC hepatitis documents.
    • Hepatitis Risk AssessmentLink will take you outside the VA website. VA is not responsible for the content of the linked site.
      5-minute assessment developed by the CDC that gives you a personalized report of your hepatitis risk
  • LiverToxLink will take you outside the VA website. VA is not responsible for the content of the linked site.
    Provides up-to-date, accurate, and easily accessed information on the diagnosis, cause, frequency, patterns, and management of liver injury attributable to prescription and nonprescription medications, herbals and dietary supplements.
  • NATAP: HepatitisLink will take you outside the VA website. VA is not responsible for the content of the linked site.
    Recogizing that coinfection with viral hepatitis among people with HIV is a growing problem, the National AIDS Treatment Advocacy Project (NATAP) developed an extensive amount of information on hepatitis, both in the context of HIV coinfection and as a separate illness.