How much do you know about HCV treatment in children and teens? Take this short, 5-question quiz to find out.
Andrew D. Bowser
Study summaries highlight increased infection rates in young adults; a spike in HCV in reproductive-aged women; and a potential new treatment for HCV in young children.
ICYMI: HCV elimination success, SVR in blacks, transplant delisting, clearance after acute infection—catch up with a quiz.
Can DAA therapy remove patients from transplant waiting lists? Are HCV-infected livers--and hearts--safe for uninfected organ recipients? Three new studies explain.
Renowned transplant expert Gregory T. Everson, MD, talked with Patient Care about sensitive issues surrounding liver transplant in the era of direct-acting antiviral therapy.
Sample: Which type of practitioner most often makes the diagnosis of HCV: Gastro? GP? Hepatologist? Other?
Patient Care talked with Dr Kwo about recent updates to hepatitis C management guidelines, challenges in expanding screening, and more.
HCV screening rates improved at one large clinic from 24% to over 90% and were sustained at 1 year. How? With this 6-step intervention.
The newest HCV guidance is out on special populations. Are you up to date? Take our short, 5-question quiz to find out.
Two new international studies on HCV show elimination programs have high levels of engagement, treatment initiation, and cure rates.