Sandeep T. Samuel

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Patient Centered Medical Homes: The Next Wave of HCV Care

HCV Next, November 2015
Judith Steinberg, MD, MPH
The Patient Centered Medical Home is a model of care that is ideal for patients with HIV and hepatitis C virus. Although you may not be familiar with…
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Southern Perspective: Practical Solutions for Daily Management of HCV

HCV Next, September 2015
Ryan Ford, MD
It is an exciting time to be seeing patients with hepatitis C infection in the current era of direct-acting antiviral agents. To be able to offer a…
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Hepatitis C and End Stage Renal Disease

HCV Next, June 2015
Catherine T. Frenette, MD
Hepatitis C is a major cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with end stage renal disease and kidney transplant candidates. The prevalence of…
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The Impact of NAFLD on Chronic HCV Progression, Treatment Response

HCV Next, May 2015
Dina Halegoua-De Marzio, MD
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is the most common form of liver disease in North America, affecting an estimated 30% of the population. It is…
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The Patient with NAFLD and Chronic HCV

HCV Next, July/August
Alia Hasham, MD; Thomas C. Mahl, MD
It is estimated that hepatitis C virus affects approximately 1.3% of the US population and is the leading indication for liver transplantation. About…
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Treating the Elderly with HCV: Unique Complications, Considerations

HCV Next, February 2015
Paul Martin, MD, AGAF
The definition of “elderly” has been a subject of debate scientifically and in the popular press. Some regard age older than 60 years as elderly…
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Solid Organ Transplantation: Little Research, Big Need for Patients with HCV

HCV Next, May/June
Hellen Chiao, MD; Catherine T. Frenette, MD
The CDC estimates that more than 3.2 million Americans have hepatitis C virus, and 17,000 new cases are diagnosed each year. The prevalence of HCV is…
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Current Concepts on the Patient with HCV and Cryoglobulinemia

HCV Next, March/April
Sandeep T. Samuel, MD; Andrew H. Talal, MD, MPH; Anthony D. Martinez, MD
Hepatitis C virus is an enveloped, single-stranded RNA virus that infects approximately 4 million people in the United States.
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The Challenge of Pregnancy in HCV Infection

HCV Next, January/February
Manoj Kumar, MD; Alia Hasham, MD; Abha Rani, MD; Andrew H. Talal, MD, MPH
Hepatitis C virus infection in the United States affects 5.2 million individuals and is the most common bloodborne infection, surpassing both HIV…