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Viral Hepatitis – Which Virus?

Your task: watch this short video in which Professor David Mutimer discusses the various viruses that can cause liver disease. Professor Mutimer is an Honorary Consultant Hepatologist at the Queen …

Diet and your liver – Transplant patients

Your task: Watch this video, the third in our series where Jill Johnson will focus on advice for those who have received a liver transplant. She covers the immediate period …

Diet and your liver – Healthy Individuals

Your task: Watch this video, in which Jill Johnson, a Specialist Dietician for Liver Patients explains how important a healthy lifestyle is for your liver. Reflect on any new information …

Non-transplant surgery

Your task: Watch this video interview with Richard Laing, a General Surgical registrar currently researching Liver Transplantation at the University of Birmingham and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, in which he …

Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

Your task: Watch this video where we discuss Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD), where liver damage is caused by the accumulation of fat in the liver. If you would like …

Alcohol and drugs

Your task: watch this short video in which Dr Andy Holt discusses alcohol and drug mediated liver damage. Dr Holt is a Consultant Hepatologist at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital with …

Autoimmune Liver Disease

Your task: watch this short video in which Dr Gideon Hirschfield discusses the signs and symptoms of autoimmune mediated liver disease. Dr Hirschfield is a Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant …

Introduction to Week 2

In this video Dr Zania Stamataki welcomes you to the second week of the course and introduces some of the concepts that we will be covering. The course has been …

What does the liver do?

Your task: Watch this video in which Dr Patricia Lalor explains the various functions of the liver, from digestion to detoxification. See if you can connect some of the cell …

The cells of the liver

Your task: Watch this video in which Dr Patricia Lalor guides you through an exploration of the cells of the liver. Look out for some of the cells which Professor …

The liver under the microscope

Your task: Watch this video in which Professor Stefan Hubscher, a liver Pathologist in Birmingham, examines a sample of liver under the microscope and describes the micro-anatomy of both a …