A mobile compendium of hepatology assessment tools, an app to help select the right treatment regimen, and 3 more liver apps for primary care.
The chief role of primary care physicians (PCPs) in hepatology is the execution of screening recommendations, ensuring patients have continuous and uninterrupted care, and helping patients set goals to keep them on track with treatment. Mobile apps can help PCPs manage patients with a range of hepatolgic conditions, which is why our app reviewer has selected 5 that pertain to primary care. Above, we highlight:
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EASL LiverTree™ is a mobile hepatology education tool created by EASL that gives physicians instant access to materials and activities published by the association.
EASL HCV Advisor is a guideline-driven decision support tool to help physicians select the right regimen for their HCV patients based on the EASL Recommendations for Treatment of Hepatitis C.
EASL iLiver aggregates liver scoring systems and information on >26 areas of liver disease into one place with content written by liver experts and reviewed by the EASL Governing Board.
LiverWELL is a digital tool to help patients with viral hepatitis adhere to and understand the importance of their treatment regimen.
MyFibroScan is a companion app to FibroScan®, the first and only FDA-cleared device developed specifically as an aid to the diagnosis and monitoring of adults with liver disease.