Treatment Failure with Direct Antiviral Agents in Patients with Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 1 Infection at the Veteran Affairs Caribbean Healthcare System in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

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Summary of "Treatment Failure with Direct Antiviral Agents in Patients with Hepatitis C Virus Genotype 1 Infection at the Veteran Affairs Caribbean Healthcare System in San Juan, Puerto Rico."

We performed a descriptive study of patients who have failed to DDAs in our Veteran population. The primary outcome of this study is to describe the clinical profile of these patients and to evaluate their respective resistance mutation panel.


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Name: Puerto Rico health sciences journal
ISSN: 2373-6011
Pages: 265-269


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