Outcomes Comparison of the Veterans’ Choice Program With the Veterans Affairs Health Care System for Hepatitis C Treatment
The rates of cure for patients with hepatitis C virus at 12 weeks were similar between the Veterans Health Administration and the VA Choice...
Large study of pregnant women highlights the potential value of universal screening for hepatitis C virus.
Hepatitis C virus-associated porphyria cutanea tarda can result from viral-induced inhibition of uroporphyrinogen...
Outcomes Comparison of the Veterans’ Choice Program With the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System for Hepatitis C Treatment
The rates of cure at 12 weeks were similar between VA and Choice program providers and were comparable to the national average at the time, even...
A Case-Based Review of Iron Overload With an Emphasis on Porphyria Cutanea Tarda, Hepatitis C, C282Y Heterozygosity, and Coronary Artery Disease
Iron overload can impact disease progression and treatment options for patients with comorbid conditions, such as porphyria cutanea tarda,...
HIV-negative MSM on PrEP are at risk for HCV-infection, with risk-factors similar to those in HIV-positive MSM.
BOSTON – Among patients with homes, linkage to care was 59%, compared with 20% for patients who were homeless.
BOSTON – While curing infection post transplant works, prevention would be preferable, investigators say.
BOSTON – First-ever randomized study does suggest changes in peak HCV RNA and an HCV RNA change after infection.
SAN ANTONIO – Largest-ever meta-analysis shows 43% relative risk reduction in HCC.