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Dr. Tong
Myron Tong, MD is the Professor of Medicine for Clinical Hepatology and the Director of Asian Liver Center at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine. A world-leading hepatologist, Dr. Tong has specialized in liver-disease research and treatment for more than 25 years, with a distinguished record of service to the university and community. The first to link HBV infection with liver cancer, Dr. Tong is one of the leading clinical investigators on HBV and liver diseases in Asians in the U.S. and Asia. Dr. Tong's research efforts include anti-viral treatment of patients with hepatitis B and hepatitis C, and he is heavily involved in the treatment of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma at UCLA.  More
 
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  Impact of coffee on liver diseases: a systematic review.
 
  The impact of obesity on patient survival in liver transplant recipients: a meta-analysis
 
  Evaluation of alpha-fetoprotein in detecting hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after radiofrequency ablation.
 
  Hepatitis B inactive carriers: clinical course and outcomes.
 
  Complete tumor encapsulation on MRI: A potentially useful imaging biomarker for better survival in solitary large hepatocellular carcinoma
 
 
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports from the 64th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports from the 2013 American College of Gastroenterology Meeting
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports From the 2013 Digestive Disease Week Annual Meeting
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports from the 2013 International Liver Conference
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy: A Review of Diagnostic Methods
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  2012 Update: Clinical Advances in the Management of Cirrhotics
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Prophylactic Therapy to Prevent Hepatic Encephalopathy
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  Hepatic Encephalopathy Update: Reports from the 2012 International Liver Conference
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  2012 EASL HE Posters
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  New oral medication inhibits hepatitis D viral replication  
  07-29-2015  
     
  Elevated LFTS in celiac disease often normalize with gluten-free diet  
  07-28-2015  
     
  AbbVie gets FDA approval for Hep C combination therapy  
  07-24-2015  
     
  Evidence lacking for tests for psoriasis patients using biologic agents  
  07-23-2015  
     
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  Journal Abstracts  
  Revolutionizing treatment outcomes in hepatitis C: managed care implications and considerations-diagnosis and management  
     
  Efficacy and Safety of Ombitasvir, Paritaprevir, and Ritonavir in an Open-label Study of Patients With Genotype 1b Chronic Hepatitis C Virus, With and Without Cirrhosis  
     
  Present and future therapies of hepatitis B: From discovery to cure  
     
  Diabetes as a risk factor for hepatic encephalopathy in cirrhosis patients  
     
  New Methods of Testing and Brain Imaging in Hepatic Encephalopathy: A Review  
     
  Association of Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) with Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) in the United States from 2004-2009  
     
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  September 4-6  
  9th Annual ILCA (INTERNATIONAL LIVER CANCER ASSOCIATION) Conference
Paris, France
 
 
  September 25-26  
  GALA Chicago Congress 2015
Chicago, IL
 
 
  September 26-27  
  Gut Microbiome Conference 2015
Huntington Beach, CA
 
 
  October 16-21  
  ACG 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course
Honolulu, Hawaii
 
 
     
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