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Most hepatitis C virus (HCV) infected individuals seeking treatment are chronically infected. Treatment goal is to achieve a sustained virological response (SVR), which is the absence of serum HCV R...
Recent recommendations and their impact on the management of patients with hepatitis B, including immune-tolerant hepatitis B, immune-active hepatitis B, and inactive chronic hepatitis, are reviewed. ...
NHS England is limiting treatment with new drugs for hepatitis C to 10,000 of the most in-need patients, prompting The Hepatitis C Trust to consider seeking a judicial review of the decision.
Before direct-acting antiviral medications came on the scene for treating hepatitis C, this disease was often a death sentence for patients who progressed to liver failure or liver cancer. However, ov...
Hepatitis B might flare during treatment for hepatitis C.
What are the changes in the apolipoprotein profile of patients with hepatitis C during and after treatment with ledipasvir and sofosbuvir with and without ribavirin? Journal of Viral Hepatitis
In a real-world retrospective study, researchers found mycophenolate mofetil treatment to be safe and effective for the treatment of autoimmune hepatitis in treatment-naive patients, according to publ...
This Viewpoint describes how a shortage of health care workers providing treatment for hepatitis C hinders access to treatment, despite progress in drug efficacy and reductions in drug costs.
A nonprofit is working with an Egyptian drug maker to develop a combination hepatitis C treatment that will sell for less than $300.
Hepatitis C treatment uptake in Australia is low. To increase access to hepatitis C virus treatment for people who inject drugs, we developed a community-based, nurse-led service that linked a viral h...
Within the development and approval of several new direct-acting antivirals (DAA) against hepatitis C virus (HCV), a new era of hepatitis C therapy has begun. Even more treatment options are likely to...
In Sub-Saharan Africa, seroclearance of hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) and hepatitis B "e" antigen (HBeAg), including their quantifiable markers, have rarely been evaluated during long-term antiv...
Entecavir (ETV) and Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate (TDF) have been considered among the most potent antiviral agents for the treatment of chronic hepatitis B infection. We aimed to compare treatment ef...
People who inject drugs (PWID) constitute 10 million people globally with hepatitis C virus, including many opioid agonist treatment patients. Little data exist describing clinical outcomes for patien...