Australia’s rising burden of liver disease looks grim: experts
By Mardi Chapman
2 Mar 2020
Australia’s future burden of disease from non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and its sequelae looks bleak, clinicians say. Even if obesity rates stabilise, ageing of the population will continue to increase the risk of NAFLD-related morbidity and mortality over the next decade, according to an analysis by eight leading gastroenterologists and hepatologists. Their modelling study ...