The Guidance was developed by a panel of HCV experts in the fields of hepatology and infectious diseases, using an evidence-based review of information that is largely available to healthcare...
Recommendations are based on scientific evidence and expert opinion.
A summary of recommendations for Testing and Linkage to Care is found in the BOX.
Successful hepatitis C treatment results in sustained virologic response (SVR), which is tantamount to virologic cure; virologic cure is expected to benefit chronically infected persons.
Changes made on this page on March 21, 2014.
The recommendations for patients with HIV/HCV coinfection; patients with cirrhosis; patients who develop recurrent HCV infection post-liver transplantation; patients with renal...