DAY 1: May 30, 2023 | 1:15 – 2:15pm
Moderator: Dr. Sarah Preza- Carmona
Reactors: Dr. Roberto De Guzman Jr., Dr. Manley Uy
Officer of the Day: Dr. Rei Joseph Prieto

Dr. Jan Earl F. Lastimoso (Phils) – Correlation of HBa1c in Diabetic patients with the Degree of Liver Fibrosis & Fatty Change by Transient Elastography (FibroScan) in Bacolod City: a Retrospective Study

Dr. Erwin Geroleo (Phils) – Effectiveness of Probiotics in the Treatment of Minimal Hepatic Encephalopathy Among Patients with Cirrhosis: An Expanded Meta-Analysis

Dr. Jose Maria Gonzalez (Phils) – The Association Between Liver Enzyme Elevation & Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outcome: A Single Center Retrospective Cohort Study

Dr. Paul Justin Belvis (Phils) – A Rare Case of AFP-Negative, PIVKA-II Positive Hepatocellular Carcinoma Confirmed by Immunohistochemical Staining

Dr. Lajpat Rai (Pakistan) – Assessment of Liver Fibrosis with Transient Elastography in NAFLD Patients

DAY 2: May 31, 2023 | 12:45pm-1:45pm
Moderator: Dr. Benjamin Castro Jr.
Reactors: Dr. Marie Antoinette Lontok, Dr. Keiko Balce-Santos
Officer of the Day: Dr. Eda Amatong

Dr. Pamela C. Angulo (Phils) – Comparison of 28-Day Survival of Adult Patients with Acute Liver Failure & Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure treated with Double Plasma Molecular Adsorption System – A 5-year Tertiary Center Experience

Dr. Jonathan David Gorospe (Phils) – Albumin Infusion Plus Standard Therapy in Increasing Survival Among Patients with Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure Secondary to Infection: A Systematic Review & Meta-Analysis

Dr. Gillie Anne D. Domingo (Phils) – A Comparison of Surveillance Strategies for the Early Detection of Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC): A Case Control

Dr. Akemi A. Kimura (Phils) – Comparison of Clinical Outcomes Between Radiofrequency (RFA) & Microwave Ablation (MWA) in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Both Near & Away from Large Vessels

Dr. Jose Orlando Nicolas (Phils) – Use of Eltrombopag Among Patients with Liver Cirrhosis: A Case Series


DAY 1: May 30, 2023 1:15 – 2:15pm
Moderator: Dr. Angelica Joy Alonte
Reactors: Marie Michelle S. Cloa, Marie Ellaine N. Velasquez
Officer of the Day: Dr. Ma. Teresa Menor

Dr. Julian Garcia (Phils) – Incidence of Transaminitis & its Association with Clinical Outcomes among Admitted Patients with COVID-19 in Tertiary Hospital in Cavite

Dr. Rene John Febro (Phils) – Cure can be Achieved by Conversion to Microwave Ablation following Atezolizumab-Bevacizumab Therapy in Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Dr. Joshua Vincent H. Baroña (Phils) – Outcomes of Kidney Transplantation from a Hepatitis B Antigen Positive Donor to a Hepatitis B Antigen-Negative Recipient: A Case Series

Dr. Jaqueline S. Arsenal ( Phils) – Prevalence of Significant Fibrosis and Outcomes in Patients with Hepatic Tuberculosis

Dr. Hasmik Ghazinyan ( Armenia) – Impact of viral burden and trajectory of cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma in Armenia