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Official recommendation of FibroScan public funding in Ontario

  admin1   |     February 22nd, 2016   |    

Ontario Health Technology Advisory Committee (OHTAC) recommendation:

OHTAC recommends that transient elastography be publicly funded to diagnose and assess the degree of liver fibrosis. OHTAC recommends against publicly funding controlled attenuation parameter for the diagnosis of steatosis (fatty liver).

For more information, you can read the official OHTAC recommendation on their website. For a link to their Evidence-Based Analysis of Transient Elastography, click here.