Project 1 utilizes Texas VA datasets to assemble the largest NAFLD-to-HCC study to date. This includes over 45,000 NAFLD patients in Texas and the data collected is used to determine the number of patients to develop HCC and to identify factors that increase patients’ risk for HCC.
Project PI: Fasiha Kanwal, M.D., MSHS
Houston VA HSR&D Center for Innovations, Quality, Effectiveness, and Safety (Office)
2450 Holcombe Blvd., Suite 01Y
Houston, Texas 77021