Management of Hepatitis C Infection

  • Authors: Jordan J. Feld, MD, MPH; Hemant Shah, MD, MScCH HPTE (More Info)
  • Editor In Chief: Stefan Zeuzem, MD
  • Last Reviewed: 7/24/18 (What's New)

Summary

    History
    • Factors to evaluate before prescribing HCV therapy (Table 25):
      • HCV treatment history
        • What prior treatment was given?
    Physical Examination
      Laboratory Testing
        Role of Liver Biopsy and Noninvasive Tests in Determining Fibrosis
          Pretreatment Optimization of the Cirrhotic Patient
            Treat Now or Wait for New Therapy? In Most Cases, Treat Now

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