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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

Misguided morals are making Americans sick

Many are also infected with hepatitis C, a virus that can lead to cirrhosis and liver cancer. ... We know exactly how to prevent HIV, hepatitis C, and chlamydia, and how to treat them.
January 2020

Old Fangak, South Sudan, bedside ultrasound and other stuff

3. Abdominal pain in a person with known hepatitis B: Hepatitis B is unfortunately still quite common, and vaccination is not standard. ... One relatively young woman had been treated for hepatitis B but was having pain in her abdomen.
January 2020

Why should we care about conflicts of interest in medicine?

In the last few years we have seen major changes in the way we treat hepatitis C and elevated cholesterol levels. ... Guidelines released in 2015 for the treatment of hepatitis C, a chronic liver disease caused by a blood borne virus, suggested that we
January 2020

QD: News Every Day--Vaccines cause few health problems

In a minority of patients, the varicella vaccine against chickenpox can induce brain swelling, pneumonia, hepatitis, meningitis, shingles, and chickenpox in immunocompromised patients and some immunocompetent people, the committee found. ... Six vaccines
January 2020

New CDC testing recommendations for Hep B

The CDC just issued new testing recommendations for chronic Hep B virus infection, which affects more than 1 million in the U.S. In additio...
January 2020

QD: News Every Day--Health care reform scarce in presidential address

More than three-quarters of nearly 2,000 dentists surveyed thought it was important for them to screen for hypertension, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hepatitis and HIV.
January 2020

Be proactive about managing hepatitis B

These include hepatitis B e-antigen, e-antibody, and a viral DNA test. ... Guidelines for the Prevention, Care and Treatment of Persons with Chronic Hepatitis B Infection.
April 2018

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hypersensitivity reactions and abnormal. liver function in participants co-infected. with hepatitis B or C.
December 2013

Hepatitis C diagnosis, treatment changing rapidly

This issue covers topics including management of hepatitis and the effect of new direct-pay practice models on primary care practice. ... Stacey Butterfield examines the changing landscape of hepatitis C and offers a snapshot of where it might be going
January 2015

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