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Liver Disease: Management and Care of Patients Level 6 6KNIN337

Key information

Subject area:

Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care

Course type:

Assessed Module

Credit level:


Credit value:



Available course dates:

To be confirmed

Course overview

This course covers

  • An introduction to the extent of liver disease both in the UK & Globally
  • General anatomy & physiology of the hepatobiliary system
  • Pathophysiology & treatment of common symptoms of liver disease
  • An overview of common conditions and their treatment
  • An introduction to the UK liver transplant system, and the treatment required for patients before and after.

Who will I learn with?

Adam Riedlinger

Lecturer in Adult Nursing

Who is this for?

Qualified healthcare professionals (predominantly focused on nursing aspects)

How will I be assessed?

2000 word case study based essay

What is the teaching schedule?

Term 1 -

30/09/2022, 07/10, 14/10, 21/10, 28/10, 04/11


Term 3 -

03/05/2023, 04/05, 05/05, 08/05, 09/05

Course status:

Course closed

Full fee £1460

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