Streamlined referrals for NAFLD make better use of specialist hepatology resources

A 2-step fibrosis assessment pathway can streamline hepatology referrals for NAFLD and may facilitate a more cost-effective and targeted use of specialist hepatology resources, Australian research shows. The Towards Collaborative Management of NAFLD (TCM-NAFLD) pathway comprised an overall risk stratification by GPs using online calculators for the NAFLD Fibrosis Score (NFS) and FIB-4 scores. Patients ...

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