Monothematic Conference 2017


Mercoledì 4 Ottobre 2017


Economic Impact of Alcohol Related Disease on the Italian Healthcare System - W. Ricciardi, Roma

First Session “Alcoholic Liver Disease: Epidemiological Aspects”

Alcoholic Liver Disease: The New Scenario - T. Stroffolini, Rome

Patterns and trends of alcohol intake in Italy and Europe - S. Gallus, Milano

Patterns of Alcohol Intake and Alcoholic Liver Disease: effects of Binge Drinking - L. Abenavoli, Catanzaro

Binge drinking among young students: Data from the FIRE-Fondazione Roma Epidemiologic-Observational Study - G. A. Vassallo, Roma


ASH/ NASH, AFLD/NAFLD: differences, similarities and overlap - G. Svegliati Baroni, Ancona

Up to date Lectures on Hot Topics

Role of Microbiota in Alcoholic Liver Disease - H. Tilg, Innsbruck (Austria)

Giovedì 5 Ottobre 2017


Natural History of Alcoholic Liver Disease: Role of Hepatitis C, Environmental, Genetic Factors and Gender Differences - L. Valenti, Milano

Second Session “Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis”

Diagnosis: Prognostic Scores in Patients with Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis - P. Mathurin, Lille (France)

Liver Transplantation in Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis - G. Germani, Padova

Third Session “Noninvasive Diagnostic Tools in Alcoholic Liver Disease”

Markers of Alcohol Abuse in Alcoholic Liver Disease: sensitivity and specificity - A. Federico, Napoli

Markers of Liver Fibrosis in Alcoholic Liver Disease: sensitivity and specificity - S. Petta, Palermo

Imaging in Alcoholic Liver Disease: Benefits and Limits - G.L. Rapaccini, Roma (in attesa di autorizzazione)

Transient Elastography: Benefits and Limits - V. Salvatore, Bologna

Up to date Lectures on Hot Topics

Management of Alcohol Use Disorders in Patients with Alcoholic Liver Disease - L. Leggio, Bethesda (MD, USA)

Fourth Session “Treatment of patients with Alcoholic Liver Disease”

Treating Patients with Alcoholic Cirrhosis: An Update - M. Bernardi, Bologna

Role of Nutritional Support in the treatment of Alcoholic Liver Disease - E. Capristo, Roma

Precision Microbiota Modulation in the treatment of Alcoholic Liver Disease - F.R. Ponziani, Roma

Management of Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome in Patients with Alcoholic Liver Disease - A. Mirijello, S. Giovanni Rotondo
Abstinence Oriented Therapy in Patients with Alcoholic Liver Disease: Role of Psychosocial Treatment - V. Zavan, Alessandria


Mechanisms of Damage: from alcoholic Steatohepatitis to Alcohol-Induced Liver Fibrosis and role of immunologic alteration - F. Marra, Firenze

Venerdì 6 Ottobre 2017

Fifth Session “Liver Transplant in Alcoholic Liver Disease"

Alcoholic Liver Disease as First Indication - P. Burra, Padova

The Six Month Rule: when we still need it and when we don’t - G. Pageaux, Montpellier (France)

Management Strategy to Prevent Alcohol Relapse before and after Liver Transplantation in Alcohol Use Disorder patients - G. Addolorato, Roma

Liver Transplantation in Alcoholic Liver Disease/Alcohol Use Disorder patients: long-term outcome on morbidity and mortality - P. Toniutto, Udine

Up to date Lectures on Hot Topics

Extra hepatic Involvement in Patients with Chronic Alcohol Liver Disease - H. Seitz, Heildeberg (Germany)