November 8, 2013

Video: New HCV treatments show promise; reinfection tied to drug use

Provided by Healio

Stefan Mauss, MD, PhD, co-founder of the Center for HIV and Hepatogastroenterology in Düsseldorf, Germany, reviews current treatment strategies for hepatitis C virus in patients with HIV coinfection, including triple therapy for HCV genotype 4. Mauss also discusses problems arising in Europe associated with risky behaviors — particularly crystal methamphetamine use — and the subpopulations that are at greatest risk for reinfection.


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