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July 28, 2017

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Today's Featured Report

Hepatitis C and Risk of Nonhepatic Malignancies.
Balakrishnan M, Glover MT, Kanwal F.
Clin Liver Dis. 2017 Aug;21(3):543-554

Hepatics C Infection/Disease

Disease Management Update
  Extrahepatic Manifestations of Hepatitis C Virus After Liver Transplantation.
Wong RJ, Saab S, Ahmed A.
Clin Liver Dis. 2017 Aug;21(3):595-606


Hepatics C Infection/Disease

Drug Update
  Improvement of glycemic state among responders to Sofosbuvir - based treatment regimens: Single center experience
Abdel Alem S, Elsharkawy A, . et al
J Med Virol. 2017 Jul 8.

Diagnostic/Monitoring Update
  A Single Test Combining Blood Markers and Elastography is More Accurate Than Other Fibrosis Tests in the Main Causes of Chronic Liver Diseases.
Ducancelle A, Leroy V, Vergniol J,

J Clin Gastroenterol
. 2017 Aug;51(7):639-649.


Marginalized Update
Teens   Adolescent suicide as a global public health issue.
Abraham ZK, Sher L.
Int J Adolesc Med Health
. 2017 Jul 7.



US Update
Insurance status and mortality among patients with AIDS.
Jabs AW, Jabs DA, Van Natta ML,  et al
HIV Med. 2017 Jul 11.

HIV Infection/Disease
Global Update
Surveillance of recent HIV infections among newly diagnosed HIV cases in Germany between 2008 and 2014.
Hofmann A, Hauser A, Zimmermann R,  et al
BMC Infect Dis. 2017 Jul 11;17(1):484.

HIV Infection/Disease

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Hepatitis C Series | Meet Dr. Robin Baradarian


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