Nelson H. Lim

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BACKGROUND Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is prevalent in Asian immigrants in the USA. California's Inland Empire region has a population of approximately four million, including an estimated 19,000 first generation Koreans. Our aim was to screen these adult individuals to establish HBV serological diagnoses, educate, and establish linkage to care. (More)
Background: Cellulitis is often a recurring infection resulting in hospitalizations. In patients with cirrhosis, gram-negative bacilli may be causative. Methods: Retrospective chart review of patients admitted to a dedicated Liver Unit in a tertiary referral center. Risk factors, characteristics and antibiotic treatment of patients with cirrhosis and edema(More)
An effective, user-friendly neurocognitive test to diagnose minimal hepatic encephalopathy (MHE) is needed. Immediate Post-concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing (ImPACT) is a brief, validated, Web-based, neuropsychological test battery resulting in four composite scores [Verbal Memory (VrbM), Visual Memory, Visual Motor Speed (VMS), Reaction Time(More)
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