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Prospective evaluation of a primary care referral pathway for patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

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Summary of "Prospective evaluation of a primary care referral pathway for patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease."

We aimed to develop and evaluate a pathway for management of patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) using blood tests to stratify patients in primary care to improve detection of cases of advanced fibrosis and cirrhosis, and avoid unnecessary referrals to secondary care.

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Name: Journal of hepatology
ISSN: 1600-0641
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Specialized healthcare delivered as a follow-up or referral from a PRIMARY CARE provider.

The primary responsibility of one nurse for the planning, evaluation, and care of a patient throughout the course of illness, convalescence, and recovery.

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