Latest Hep C Treatment Guidelines Released
Summary of the Recommendations for Managing Hepatitis C in Australia's Prisons
The National Prison Health Network released a Consensus Statement on the Management of Hepatitis C…Read Article
Borallon Correctional Centre Hep C Blitz
Hepatitis Queensland staff were part of another successful hepatitis C point-of-care testing (POCT) blitz in…Read Article
Hep Can't Wait! - Global Hepatitis Initiative
'Hep Can't Wait!' is the global theme for World Hepatitis Day on July 28, 2022…Read Article
Updated in September 2018, this reference tool is invaluable for health professionals involved in the management and treatment of hepatitis C.
Important updates in the latest version include:
- New treatment options
- Simplified recommendations for on-treatment monitoring during DAA therapy
- New recommendations for the management of non-responders to DAA therapy
- New recommendations for the management of HCV in the setting of renal impairment
The updated also means a new checklist wall chart for GPs and health professionals plus a revised remote consultation form. The wall chart summarises clinical guidance for treating Hepatitis C virus infection with a checklist for pre-treatment assessment of people with Hepatitis C virus infection.
View the updated documents here