A Pilot Study: Longer Duration of Posttransplant Hepatitis C Virus Therapy May Increase the Sustained Response Rate

KARASU Z. , AKAY S., YILMAZ F. F. , AKARCA U. S. , ERSÖZ G. , GÜNŞAR F. , ...Daha Fazla

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, cilt.41, ss.3806-3809, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background. Although end of treatment virological responses are similar in posttransplant patients with recurrent chronic hepatitis C virus infection and nontransplant patients, the sustained virological response rate is lower in the posttransplant setting. We investigated the efficacy of a longer duration (3 years) of therapy.