Letters NICE on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)

Ruling out fibrosis in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

BMJ 2016; 355 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i5433 (Published 11 October 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;355:i5433
  1. Oliver D Tavabie, gastroenterology specialist registrar
  1. Queen Elizabeth Hospital, London SE18 4QH, UK
  1. oliver.tavabie{at}nhs.net

NICE guidance published in The BMJ suggests using a score of ≥10.51 on the enhanced liver fibrosis (ELF) test to diagnose advanced fibrosis in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).1 But most research …

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