CE Credit | Hepatitis C Online - 2nd Edition | 5 | Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Infection | Treatment of HCV Genotype 1

This course discusses the preferred therapies for initial treatment and retreatment (of prior relapsers) of patients who have genotype 1 chronic HCV. Also discussed is the preferred therapy for retreatment of patients with HCV genotype 1 chronic infection who have failed therapy with a prior nonresponse (partial response or null response).

Target Audience

Primary care physicians, advanced registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, physician assistants, hospitalizes, infectious disease specialists, gastroenterologists and hepatologists

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you will be better able to:

  • Discuss preferred therapies for initial treatment of patients with genotype 1a or 1b chronic HCV.
  • List the preferred therapy for retreatment of patients with HCV genotype 1a or 1b chronic infection who have failed therapy.

Additional Information

Format: 
CE Certificate Only
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
11/01/2017
Expires: 
11/01/2020

David H. Spach, MD

Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Washington

 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
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