International panel issues new guidelines for the care of HIV-HCV coinfected patients
New consensus guidelines from a panel of international experts cover the most relevant and currently conflicting topics in the management of chronic viral hepatitis in the setting of HIV infection. The statements are graded according to the Infectious Diseases Society of America scoring system.
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Soriano V, Puoti M, Sulkowski M et al. Care of patients with hepatitis C and HIV co-infection: Consensus Panel Recommendations. AIDS: Volume 18(1) 2 January 2004 pp 1-12