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Publication Name World Journal of Hepatology
Manuscript ID 21181
Country/Territory United States
2015-06-30 09:16
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ISSN 1948-5182 (online)
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Category Infectious Diseases
Manuscript Type Minireviews
Article Title Psychosocial assessment and monitoring in the new era of non-interferon-alpha hepatitis C virus treatments
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Paul J Rowan and Nizar Bhulani
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Corresponding author Paul J Rowan, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, University of Texas School of Public Health, 1200 Herman Pressler E303, Houston, TX 77030, United States. paul.j.rowan@uth.tmc.edu
Key Words Depression; Therapy; Psychiatry; Clinical; Direct-acting antivirals
Core Tip The recently Food and Drug Administration approved direct-acting antiviral regimens for hepatitis C virus (HCV), ledipasvir/sofosbuvir regimen and the ombitasvir/paritaprevir/ritonavir and dasabuvir regimen, have demonstrated great efficacy, and thus far seem to have short treatment timelines and relatively benign side effect profiles. Depression has not emerged as a side effect of these treatments. With efficacious regimens that include no interferon-alpha and no ribavirin, there may no longer be a need for strong psychosocial assessment and monitoring built into the routine of HCV treatment. Good history-taking, strong pharmaceutical review, and reliable consultative relationships should be adequate for meeting psycho-social needs in HCV treatment.
Publish Date 2015-09-09 14:44
Citation Rowan PJ, Bhulani N. Psychosocial assessment and monitoring in the new era of non-interferon-alpha hepatitis C virus treat­ments. World J Hepatol 2015; 7(19): 2209-2213
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5182/full/v7/i19/2209.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4254/wjh.v7.i19.2209
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Scientific Misconduct Check 21181-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
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