HCV Settings

Updated: February, 2018


Limited impact of awareness-raising campaigns on hepatitis C testing practices among general practitioners 
A. McLeod, B. L. Cullen, S. J. Hutchinson, K. M. Roy, J. F. Dillon, E. A. Stewart and D. J. Goldberg
Journal of viral hepatitis Nov 2017;24(11):944-954. doi: 10.1111/jvh.12724

Is elimination of HCV possible in a country with low diagnostic rate and moderate HCV prevalence?: The case of Greece 
I. Gountas, V. Sypsa, G. Papatheodoridis, G. Souliotis, H. Razavi and A. Hatzakis
Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology Feb 2017;32(2):466-472. doi: 10.1111/jgh.13485

Prevalence of hepatitis C virus in adult population in the Czech Republic - time for birth cohort screening 
R. Chlibek, J. Smetana, R. Sosovickova, P. Gal, P. Dite, V. Stepanova, L. Pliskova and S. Plisek
PloS one 2017;12(4):e0175525. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175525

Hepatitis A and B screening and vaccination rates among patients with chronic liver disease 
J. C. Ramirez, K. Ackerman, S. C. Strain, S. T. Ahmed, M. J. de Los Santos and D. Sears
Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics 2016;12(1):64-9. doi: 10.1080/21645515.2015.1068484

HBsAg and anti-HCV screening in elderly hospitalized patients of a German tertiary referral centre 
J. Kant, J. Kratzsch, M. Maier, U. G. Liebert, T. Berg and J. Wiegand
Zeitschrift fur Gastroenterologie Mar 2016;54(3):231-7. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-106656

Bedeutung der Hepatitis C-Virusinfektion in der zahnarztlichen Praxis 
I. Hauser-Gerspach, S. Erb and J. Meyer
Swiss dental journal 2016;126(7-8):687-93. doi:

Die Hepatitis-C-Epidemiologie in der Schweiz und die Rolle der Grundversorgung. 
P. Bruggmann
Praxis Jul 2016;105(15):885-9. doi: 10.1024/1661-8157/a002424

Patient Understanding of HIV and Hepatitis C Testing in an Emergency Department with an Integrated Program 
E. S. Anderson, S. K. Pfeil, H. J. Alter and D. A. White
Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care May 2016;15(3):184-8. doi: 10.1177/2325957416629551

Hepatitis C seroprevalence in an at-risk population in the southwest Madrid region of Spain 
S. Alonso Lopez, S. Agudo Fernandez, A. Garcia Del Val, M. Martinez Abad, P. Lopez Hermosa Sesena, M. J. Izquierdo, I. Nunez, S. Berbel Leon, L. Visedo Campillo, C. Guisado Perez, S. Sanchez Lozano, I. Marino Pfeiffer, L. Garcia Bermudez, F. J. Sanchez Jimenez, E. Lopez Vega, J. Zambrano Alvarez, M. L. Castro Pastor, G. Montes Ramirez, C. Murillo, N. Villafranca Ortega, I. Ayuso Hernandez, M. Espejo, P. Lasala Lopez, G. Rodriguez Caravaca, B. Carrascosa Aguilar, M. L. Gutierrez Garcia and C. Fernandez Rodriguez
Gastroenterologia y hepatologia Dec 2016;39(10):656-662. doi: 10.1016/j.gastrohep.2016.05.002 Epub 2016 Jul 11

Hepatitis delta virus testing, epidemiology and management: a multicentre cross-sectional study of patients in London 
K. El Bouzidi, W. Elamin, K. Kranzer, D. N. Irish, B. Ferns, P. Kennedy, W. Rosenberg, G. Dusheiko, C. A. Sabin, B. C. Smith and E. Nastouli
Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology May 2015;66():33-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2015.02.011 Epub 2015 Feb 20

Early diagnosis improves outcomes in hepatitis C 
M. H. Miller and J. F. Dillon
The Practitioner Nov 2015;259(1787):25-7, 3. doi:

[Hepatitis C: in 2015, who should be screened first?] 
J. Y. Nau
Revue medicale suisse Apr 15 2015;11(470):888-9. doi:

Viral hepatitis prevalence in patients with active and latent tuberculosis 
H. A. Nooredinvand, D. W. Connell, M. Asgheddi, M. Abdullah, M. O'Donoghue, L. Campbell, M. I. Wickremasinghe, A. Lalvani, O. M. Kon and S. A. Khan
World journal of gastroenterology Aug 7 2015;21(29):8920-6. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i29.8920

High prevalence of hepatitis C (HCV) in the emergency department (ED) of a London hospital: should we be screening for HCV in ED attendees? 
C. Orkin, E. Leach, S. Flanagan, E. Wallis, M. Ruf, G. R. Foster and C. Y. Tong
Epidemiology and infection Oct 2015;143(13):2837-40. doi: 10.1017/s0950268815000199 Epub 2015 Feb 12

Expanded blood borne virus testing in a tuberculosis clinic. A cost and yield analysis 
J. Sewell, S. Capocci, J. Johnson, A. Solamalai, S. Hopkins, I. Cropley, D. P. Webster and M. Lipman
The Journal of infection Apr 2015;70(4):317-23. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2014.10.014

Immunization after renal transplantation: current clinical practice 
G. H. Struijk, A. J. Lammers, R. J. Brinkman, M. J. Lombarts, M. van Vugt, K. A. van der Pant, I. J. Ten Berge and F. J. Bemelman
Transplant infectious disease : an official journal of the Transplantation Society Apr 2015;17(2):192-200. doi: 10.1111/tid.12368

High priority for hepatitis C screening in safety net hospitals: Results from a prospective cohort of 4582 hospitalized baby boomers 
B. J. Turner, B. S. Taylor, J. Hanson, Y. Liang, P. Veerapaneni, R. Villarreal, M. Perez, L. Hernandez, J. Sandhu and K. Fiebelkorn
Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) Nov 2015;62(5):1388-95. doi: 10.1002/hep.28018 Epub 2015 Aug 29

Prevalence of elevated ALT values, HBsAg, and anti-HCV in the primary care setting and evaluation of guideline defined hepatitis risk scenarios 
I. Wolffram, D. Petroff, O. Batz, K. Jedrysiak, J. Kramer, H. Tenckhoff, T. Berg and J. Wiegand
Journal of hepatology Jun 2015;62(6):1256-64. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2015.01.011 Epub 2015 Jan 21

Hepatitis C in Poland in 2013 
N. Parda, M. Rosinska and M. Stepien
Przeglad epidemiologiczny 2015;69(2):257-61, 375-8. doi:

Physician nonadherence with a hepatitis C screening program 
W. N. Southern, M. L. Drainoni, B. D. Smith, E. Koppelman, M. D. McKee, C. L. Christiansen, A. L. Gifford, C. M. Weinbaum and A. H. Litwin
Quality management in health care Jan-Mar 2014;23(1):1-9. doi: 10.1097/qmh.0000000000000007

Point-of-care testing for HCV infection: recent advances and implications for alternative screening 
M. R. Parisi, L. Soldini, G. Vidoni, C. Mabellini, T. Belloni, L. Brignolo, S. Negri, K. Schlusnus, F. Dorigatti and A. Lazzarin
The new microbiologica Oct 2014;37(4):449-57. doi:

Screening and prevention of sexually transmitted infections 
P. Hunter, J. Dalby, J. Marks, G. R. Swain and S. Schrager
Primary care Jun 2014;41(2):215-37. doi: 10.1016/j.pop.2014.02.003 Epub 2014 Mar 22

Hepatitis B and C 
A. T. Duddempudi and D. E. Bernstein
Clinics in geriatric medicine Feb 2014;30(1):149-67. doi: 10.1016/j.cger.2013.10.012

Implementation of occult hepatitis screening in the Spanish cohort of HIV-infected pediatric patients 
M. Dapena, C. Figueras, A. Noguera-Julian, C. Fortuny, M. I. de Jose, M. J. Mellado, C. Gavilan, M. D. Falcon-Neyra, M. L. Navarro, S. J. de Ory, C. Lopez, L. Mayol, M. Mendez, L. M. Ciria, M. T. Coll, L. Garcia, E. Nunez, M. Espiau and P. Soler-Palacin
The Pediatric infectious disease journal Sep 2013;32(9):e377-9. doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e31828e9b99

Hepatitis B and C infection: is it a problem in Polish healthcare workers? 
M. Rybacki, A. Piekarska, M. Wiszniewska and J. Walusiak-Skorupa
International journal of occupational medicine and environmental health Jun 2013;26(3):430-9. doi: 10.2478/s13382-013-0088-0

[Epidemiology, transmission and screening of viral hepatitis] 
M. Corouge and S. Pol
Soins; la revue de reference infirmiere Nov 2013;(780):24-7. doi: