Study Title and Description
Ledipasvir and sofosbuvir for 8 or 12 weeks for chronic HCV without cirrhosis.
Key Questions Addressed
|7||Key Question 7. What is the effectiveness of currently recommended antiviral treatments in achieving a SVR in patients with HCV infection?|
|8||Key Question 8. What are the harms of currently recommended antiviral treatments?|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||Ledipasvir and sofosbuvir for 8 or 12 weeks for chronic HCV without cirrhosis.|
|Author||Kowdley KV., Gordon SC., Reddy KR., Rossaro L., Bernstein DE., Lawitz E., Shiffman ML., Schiff E., Ghalib R., Ryan M., Rustgi V., Chojkier M., Herring R., Di Bisceglie AM., Pockros PJ., Subramanian GM., An D., Svarovskaia E., Hyland RH., Pang PS., Symonds WT., McHutchison JG., Muir AJ., Pound D., Fried MW.|
|Country||From the Digestive Disease Institute, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle (K.V.K.); Henry Ford Health Systems, Detroit (S.C.G.); University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (K.R.R.); University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento (L.R.), University of California at San Diego Medical Center, San Diego (M.C.), Scripps Clinic, La Jolla (P.J.P.), and Gilead Sciences, Foster City (G.M.S., D.A., E.S., R.H.H., P.S.P., W.T.S., J.G.M.) - all in California; Hofstra North Shore-Long Island Jewish School of Medicine, Manhasset, NY (D.E.B.); Texas Liver Institute and University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio (E.L.), and Texas Clinical Research Institute, Arlington (R.G.) - both in Texas; Liver Institute of Virginia, Bon Secours Health System, Richmond and Newport News (M.L.S.), Digestive and Liver Disease Specialists, Norfolk (M.R.), and Metropolitan Liver Diseases, Fairfax (V.R.) - all in Virginia; Center for Liver Diseases, School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami (E.S.); Quality Medical Research, Nashville (R.H.); Saint Louis University, St. Louis (A.M.D.); Duke University Medical Center, Durham (A.J.M.), and University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (M.W.F.) - both in North Carolina; and Indianapolis Gastroenterology Research Foundation, Indianapolis (D.P.).|
Pubmed ID: 24720702
Secondary Publication Information
There are currently no secondary publications defined for this study.
Extraction Form: Key Questions 1-9
Results & Comparisons
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