Select Page

British Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


Hepatology Guidelines

  • Updated shielding guidance for children with chronic liver disease and those on immunosuppression (autoimmune and liver transplantation) 5th July 2020   Update 27th July 2020:  These guidelines will be updated in due course and in line with government and PHE policy.
  • Assessment and Management of Oesophageal Varices in Children December 2017

    These guidelines were constructed after a joint audit and review of practice at the three specialised paediatric hepatology centres in June 2016, and wider consultation with BSPGHAN Council, Liver Steering Group and Endoscopy Working Group. Although evidence based where possible, where not available they represent consensus. A detailed version of this guideline which includes review of evidence, together with reference to adult evidenced based guidelines is available.

    Updated December 2017
  • Investigation and treatment of liver disease with acute onset

    2013 Guidelines under review and will be updated shortly.

  • NICE and ESPGHAN Guidelines

    The following guidelines and standards have been published by NICE and ESPGHAN and are available for information. However, please do not hesitate to contact your local Paediatric Hepatology Team to discuss management of a child with any liver disorder:

  • Investigation of Neonatal Conjugated Hyperbilirubinaemia
    Updated December 2016
Disclaimer: BSPGHAN is not responsible for external content.

Contact Us  l  Privacy Policy  l  Administration   

© 2020 British Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition  l Charity Number 299294 l VAT registration number 323665308
Website design and development by KYL.