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Long-term effects of treatment and response in patients with chronic hepatitis C on quality of life. An international, multicenter, randomized, controlled study

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Bezemer, Geert
Van Gool, Arthur R
Verheij-Hart, Elke
Hansen, Bettina E
Lurie, Yoav
Esteban, Juan I
Lagging, Martin
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Published in BMC Gastroenterology. 2012, vol. 12, p. 11
Abstract Hepatitis C decreases health related quality of life (HRQL) which is further diminished by antiviral therapy. HRQL improves after successful treatment. This trial explores the course of and factors associated with HRQL in patients given individualized or standard treatment based on early treatment response (Ditto-study).
Keywords AdultAge FactorsAgedAntiviral Agents/therapeutic useDose-Response Relationship, DrugDrug Therapy, CombinationEuropeFemaleHealth SurveysHepatitis C, Chronic/drug therapyHumansInterferon-alpha/therapeutic useInternational CooperationMaleMiddle AgedMultivariate AnalysisPolyethylene Glycols/therapeutic useQuality of LifeRecombinant Proteins/therapeutic useRibavirin/therapeutic useSeverity of Illness IndexSex CharacteristicsTreatment Outcome
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PMID: 22292521
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Research group Etudes et traitement de l'hépatite C et B (554)
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BEZEMER, Geert et al. Long-term effects of treatment and response in patients with chronic hepatitis C on quality of life. An international, multicenter, randomized, controlled study. In: BMC Gastroenterology, 2012, vol. 12, p. 11. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:27535

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