Alabama Medicaid has an illegal policy of denying HCV treatment to people who have used illegal drugs or alcohol, according to the complaint.
Although the total number of worldwide cases remains small, the severity of the cases – as well as their unexplained cause – have health officials...
While HCV screening and diagnosis rates varied across states, postpartum follow-up rates were universally low.
HCV screening during pregnancy, as currently recommended, provides no immediate benefit for the pregnant woman or the fetus/neonate, given that...
Treatment of hepatitis C virus infection leads to overall survival benefit particularly among patients who achieve sustained virologic response...
Comparison of Renal Function Between Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate and Other Nucleos(t)ide Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors in Patients With Hepatitis B Virus Infection
A multicenter retrospective study did not find an association between tenofovir disoproxil fumarateuse and a greater degree of kidney injury...
Treating Hepatitis C Virus Reinfection With 8 Weeks of Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir Achieves Sustained Virologic Response
Three patients reinfected with hepatitis C virus after a sustained virologic response were considered treatment naïve and received a short-course...
Hepatitis C virus infection no longer confers worse patient survival in the era of DAA therapy, but the population remains underserved.
This study evaluated trends in autoimmune liver diseases over a 9-year time frame in Canterbury, New Zealand.