Chapter 1

Learning the basics of viral hepatitis

Refresh your knowledge about the etiology, clinical presentation, and basic diagnostic principles of viral hepatitis in this introductory chapter on viral hepatic infections.
4 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 2

Diagnosing a hepatitis A virus infection

Learn about the pathogenesis of HAV infections, how to interpret lab results to diagnose an acute infection, and how to distinguish between past infection and vaccination.
  • Understanding the pathogenesis and course of an HAV infection
  • Getting to know HAV lab markers
  • Diagnosing an acute infection
  • Differentiating a past infection from vaccination
  • Diagnosing a hepatitis A virus infection quiz
5 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 3

Identifying a hepatitis B virus infection

In this chapter, you’ll cover the pathophysiology of HBV infections, HBV lab markers, and learn to distinguish between chronic and acute infections.
  • Understanding the pathogenesis and course of an HBV infection
  • Getting to know HBV lab markers
  • Diagnosing an acute versus a chronic infection
  • Differentiating a past infection from vaccination
  • Identifying a hepatitis B virus infection quiz
5 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 4

Spotting a hepatitis C virus infection

Learn all about HCV infections and master classic screening algorithms to manage special clinical situations and discrepant lab results with confidence.
  • Understanding the pathogenesis and course of an HCV infection
  • Getting to know HCV lab markers
  • Diagnosing an HCV infection
  • Mastering special situations
  • Spotting a hepatitis C virus infection quiz
5 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 5

Recognizing a hepatitis D virus infection

In this chapter, you’ll learn about the dependency between HDV and HBV and how to interpret lab results to distinguish between a coinfection and a superinfection.
  • Understanding the pathogenesis and course of an HDV infection
  • Getting to know HDV lab markers
  • Differentiating coinfection from superinfection
  • Recognizing a hepatitis D virus infection quiz
4 Lessons, 1 Quiz
Chapter 6

Confirming a hepatitis E virus infection

Learn all you need to know to test, and diagnose, an acute or chronic HEV infection.
  • Understanding the pathogenesis and course of an HEV infection
  • Getting to know HEV lab markers
  • Diagnosing an HEV infection
  • Confirming a hepatitis E virus infection quiz
4 Lessons, 1 Quiz