Liver Diseases in the Elderly

Réme Mountfield, Alan J. Wigg

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPrescribing for Elderly Patients
EditorsStephen Jackson, Paul Jansen, Arduino Mangoni
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons Ltd
Pages333-341
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9780470017975
ISBN (Print)9780470024287
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2 Apr 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • Chronic Hepatitis B - major worldwide global health problem
  • Chronic Hepatitis C - increasing in older people
  • Current antiviral therapy for HCV - combination pegylated interferon injection
  • Drug induced liver disease
  • Liver diseases in elderly
  • Liver transplantation
  • Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)

Cite this

Mountfield, R., & Wigg, A. J. (2009). Liver Diseases in the Elderly. In S. Jackson, P. Jansen, & A. Mangoni (Eds.), Prescribing for Elderly Patients (pp. 333-341). John Wiley & Sons Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470017975.ch30