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Journal Club: Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

May 1 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

See the Journal Club page for more information.

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

1. Discuss NAFLD, associated risk factors, global prevalence, and its health care & economic impact.

* Perumpail BJ, Khan MA, Kim D, Cholankeril G and Ahmed A. Clinical epidemiology and disease burden of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. World J Gastroenterol. 2017 Dec 21; 23(47): 8263–8276.

2. Review potential medical interventions, dietary recommendations, and the role of the RD in prevention and treatment of NAFLD

* National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health. Research Matters: Reversing a common liver disease. June 27 2017.

* McCarthy E. Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Today’s Dietitian. January 2014;16(1)48.

* National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. Eating, Diet & Nutrition for NAFLD & NASH. How can my diet help prevent or treat NAFLD and NASH? November2016

Journal Club: Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)


May 1
9:30 am - 11:30 am