Researchers deem NAFLD a ‘public health priority’

Researchers deem NAFLD a ‘public health priority’

Researchers developed a consensus statement that demonstrated the increased need for support in addressing nonalcoholic fatty liver disease as a global public health problem, according to a presentation at the Digital NAFLD Summit 2021.Following a global NAFLD policy review in 2020 (Lazarus, et al. Nature Reviews Gastroenterol Hepatol, 2021), Jeffrey V. Lazarus, PhD, University of Barcelona, vice chair of EASL, and colleagues found, across 102 countries, none were well prepared to address NAFLD. Further, close to a third of countries received an overall score of zero in the domains of policy,Read More

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