Treatment of hepatitis C in special populations.

Journal Article (Review)

Treatment options for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection have improved significantly in recent years, however, treatment recommendations came from large clinical trials of highly selected patient populations. HCV infection has increased prevalence in African Americans and also in patients who have HIV infection, end-stage renal disease, and hemophilia. This article reviews recent findings from research in these patient groups and examines future directions and treatment trials.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Moylan, CA; Muir, AJ

Published Date

  • November 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 9 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 567 - v

PubMed ID

  • 16207564

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1089-3261

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.cld.2005.07.005

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States