#FGDebate: Should we focus on detecting patients at risk of liver disease in the community?

Kushala W. M. Abeysekera, Jessica Shearer, Oliver D. Tavabie (Lead / Corresponding author), John F. Dillon, Ian A. Rowe

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Abstract

The #FGDebate series featured ‘Controversies in detecting patients with liver disease’ which was inspired by the recent review from Macpherson et al.1 The debate was well attended and generated 1.35 million impressions across Twitter, which placed it within the top 10 #FGDebate of all time for total impressions made. The main topic for debate was whether we should focus on detecting patients at risk of liver disease in the community. Here, we aim to provide arguments for and against this issue.
Original languageEnglish
Article number102330
Pages (from-to)343-345
Number of pages3
JournalFrontline Gastroenterology
Volume14
Issue number4
Early online date1 Dec 2022
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2023

Keywords

  • Chronic Liver Disease
  • Screening

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology

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