Hepatitis C in the era of direct-acting antivirals: real-world costs of untreated chronic hepatitis C; a cross-sectional study.
AuthorsKieran, Jennifer Ann
McCormick, P Aiden
Costs and Cost Analysis
Hepatitis C, Chronic
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CitationHepatitis C in the era of direct-acting antivirals: real-world costs of untreated chronic hepatitis C; a cross-sectional study. 2015, 15:471 BMC Infect. Dis.
JournalBMC infectious diseases
AbstractRecent advances in Hepatitis C therapeutics offer the possibility of cure but will be expensive. The cost of treatment may be partially offset by the avoidance of advanced liver disease. We performed a micro-costing study of the ambulatory healthcare utilisation of patients with Hepatitis C supplemented with inpatient diagnosis related group costs.