Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

Topic: Hepatobiliary

Authors: Johannes Espolin Roksund Hov, Trine Folseraas
Release date: June 2024
This course was developed by UEG.

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About this online course

Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC) is a chronic, progressive liver disease characterized by inflammation and fibrosis of the bile ducts, leading to multifocal bile duct strictures. The aetiology of PSC remains unclear, though it is frequently associated with inflammatory bowel disease. PSC carries an increased risk for various cancers. Currently, there is no effective medical therapy.

The course includes comprehensive PPT slides and bespoke video presentations. Figures, schemes, and further readings are included for consideration. The combined material has a total duration of approximately 50 minutes. The estimated time needed to complete the course, including the final assessment, is 60 minutes.

Target audience

This course is suitable for gastroenterologists in training, physicians, surgeon, nurses, biotechnicians and medical students.