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Top 5 <i>Contagion</i>® News Articles for the Week of September 24, 2017
Stay up-to-date on the latest infectious disease news by checking out our top 5 articles of the week.
<i>Contagion</i>® to Report on ID Week 2017 in San Diego
Contagion® will be providing exclusive coverage on the conference, and so, keep your eyes peeled for session coverage and interviews with some of the key presenters.
Los Angeles DPH Declares Local Hepatitis A Outbreak
Officials from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health declare a local hepatitis A outbreak, as HAV outbreaks continue in San Diego and Santa Cruz.
Increased Prevalence of Age-Related Comorbidities in HIV-Positive Individuals
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine researchers identify accentuated risks for age-associated comorbidities in those living with HIV.
Elbasvir & Grazoprevir Highly Efficacious in HCV Patients with Inherited Blood Disorders
Phase 3 study shows that combination of elbasvir and grazoprevir is highly efficacious in hepatitis C virus (HCV) infected patients with inherited blood disorders.
A Cost-Effective Method to Decrease HCV Infections in High-Risk Communities
Routine, rapid hepatitis C virus (HCV) testing may be a cost-effective method to help decrease the prevalence of new infections in high-risk communities.
Treatment for Hard-to-Reach Hepatitis C Patients May Improve with Integrated Care
The results of a new study have shown that an integrated care (IC) program can be successful in providing treatment to patients infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) who were unlikely to respond to traditional outreach efforts.
Top 5 <i>Contagion</i>® News Articles for the Week of September 10, 2017
Stay up-to-date on the latest infectious disease news by checking out our top 5 articles of the week.
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