Author | Danielle Mroz

Articles

Severe Hepatic Steatosis and Thrombocytopenia Increase Risk of All-Cause, Cardiovascular-Related Mortality

December 10, 2018

Article

No studies to-date have looked at the combined risk of mortality for patients with thrombocytopenia and severe hepatic steatosis.

PWID Infected With Hepatitis C Virus Can Achieve SVR Despite Imperfect Adherence to Treatment

November 12, 2018

Article

People who inject drugs who are infected with hepatitis C virus can achieve sustained viral response at the completion of treatment, despite imperfect adherence.

Additional Risk Factors for Acute Kidney Injury Defined in Patients with Cirrhosis

November 12, 2018

Article

Although acute kidney injury is common in patients with cirrhosis, those who are admitted to the hospital are at increased risk, especially if they are of older age, Child-Pugh Class C, or have ascites or sepsis.

SOF/VEL/VOX Successful for Hepatitis C Virus Retreatment in Patients With and Without HIV

November 11, 2018

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Treatment was also successful in patients with prior noncompletion or poor adherence to direct-acting antiviral therapy.

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