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Primary care integral to new national viral hepatitis action plan

protecting patients and workers from health care-associated viral hepatitis. Many clinicians have applauded the initiative. ... And it highlights that patients don't carry badges saying that they have viral hepatitis.
September 2011

Should doctors lie for patients?

The second patient asked me to write a note that he was at risk for Hepatitis B so that he could get the vaccine for free. ... Writing the note would be easy, but claiming that he faced risk of Hepatitis B infection would require some prevarication.
January 2020

QD: News Every Day--Drop in vaccination rates linked to autism fears

Vaccination rates declined by almost 4% among children covered by private insurance, while it actually improved among Medicaid enrollees for DTAP/DT, hepatitis B, HIB, MMR, IPV and pneumococcal conjugate.
January 2020

Poop wars and the commercialization of fecal transplant

bank such as HIV, syphilis, and hepatitis variants.
January 2020

USPSTF pushes back on hepatitis C virus mass screening

Controversy erupted recently when hepatitis C enthusiasts pushed back against the U.S. ... Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) draft recommendation regarding testing folks for hepatitis C virus (HCV).
January 2020

Is hepatitis C treatment cost-effective?

Is hepatitis C treatment cost-effective? One catch phrase in health care reform is cost-effectiveness. ... That's billion with a “B.”. Consider these facts before deciding if hepatitis C treatment is cost-effective. •
January 2020

Is treatment for hepatitis C hype or hope? Big win for big pharm

Is treatment for hepatitis C hype or hope? Big win for big pharm. ... I see many patients with hepatitis C (HCV). None of them are under treatment and they all feel quite well.
January 2020

PERSPECTIVES 4 ACPINTERNIST Managing adult vaccination has gotten even ...

In additionto vaccines for herpes zoster, hepatitis B, and many other diseases, physicians can nowoffer a high-dose influenza vaccine to certain elderly patients, the human papillomavirusvaccine to young women, and
August 2013

Recall of glucose test strips; approval for hepatitis C drug

Elbasvir and grazoprevir (Zepatier) for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes 1 and 4 in adult patients.
April 2016

Teaching empathy in medicine, lessons from an IV drug abuser

I am proud of this vote. A 19-year-old female was sent to me to evaluate hepatitis C. ... Hepatitis C was not the immediate medical priority here. I felt that I was facing an individual who inhabited an alternative universe from mine.
January 2020

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