Epidemiology and Transmission Issues: Studies that look at populations infected with hepatitis C as well as the transmission risk factors.

 

        Extrahepatic Manifestations

o       M1838. Clinical Spectrum of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus-related Cryoglobulinemia in the US.

 

        General

o       M1001. Cost-Effectiveness of Testing for Hepatitis A Immunity Prior to Initiating Hepatitis A Vaccination in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C.

o       M1024. Prevalence of Hepatitis C Among Arab & Chaldean Americans in Southeast Michigan. (updated, May 24)

o       M1786. Hepatitis C and Diabetes: An Update from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. (updated, May 21)

o       M1790. Molecular Epidemiology Of Hepatitis C Virus In Myanmar (Formerly Burma) With Identification Of New Genotype 6 Subtype.

o       M1793. High Prevalence of Hepatitis C in Recently Released Prisoners and Missed Opportunities for Treatment and Care (updated, May 24)

o       M1797. Insulin Resistance In Viral Hepatitis B And C And Non Virus Related Chronic Hepatitis.

o       M1826. Hepatitis C and End Stage Renal Disease: A Global Survey.

o       S1021. Changing Characteristics of Hepatitis C Related Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Japan.

o       S 1227 Prevalence and risk factors associated with hepatitis B and hepatitis C virus infections among healthy population in an urban community in Dhaka, Bangladesh (updated, May 20)

o       T1084. Elevated Serum Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT) Activity Does Not Increase Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Mortality in the United States Population. (updated, May 22)

o       T1112. Barriers to Providing Health Services for HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C Virus Infection, and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Substance Abuse Treatment Programs in the United States.

o       W1044. Digestive Diseases in the Native American Population of the U.S. Central Plains: Disparities in Prevalence, Screening, and Treatment

 

        Psychosocial

o       M1015. Rates and Predictors of Depression in an Out-patient Hepatology Practice (updated, May 22)

o       T1075. Severity of Depression Symptoms and Transaminase Levels are Related in Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) and Chronic Hepatitis C. (updated, May 22)

 

        Veterans

o       M1787. The Validity of Viral Hepatitis and Chronic Liver Disease Diagnoses in VA Administrative Databases.