Drug Induced Liver Injury

Date: 3/29/2019 - 3/29/2022

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Contact Hours: 3.0

ACPE UAN: 0384-9999-19-105-H01-T



The National Pharmacy Technician Association (NPTA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for
Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Target Audience: Certified Pharmacy Technicians

This CPE activity has been designated as a knowledge-based program.

Author: Jennifer Gersham Pharm D

Faculty Disclosures/Conflicts of Interest: Author declared no conflict of interest and all information is provided fairly and without bias. Author received no commercial/financial support for this activity and do not approve or endorse any commercial products displayed.

Goals & Objectives:

At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Review the morbidity/mortality due to drug related liver injury (DILI)
  • Identify common drugs known to damage the liver
  • Identify the risk factors for DILI
  • Review the pathophysiology and mechanisms of DILI
  • Describe the stages of drug metabolism
  • Review factors influencing drug metabolism
  • Review the cellular mechanisms of hepatotoxicity
  • Discuss drug toxicity mechanisms
  • Describe the clinical presentation of DILI
  • List common clinical tools and diagnostics used in diagnosis of DILI
  • Differentiate between DILI and Non-DILI and causes of non-DILI
  • Discuss treatments for both DILI and Non-DILI
  • Discuss prevention strategies for patients and caregivers.

Release Date: 03/29/2019

Expiration Date: 03/29/2022