Crystal Wong, MD

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Treatment Regimens and Recommendations for HIV/HCV Coinfection

Treatment Regimens and Recommendations for HIV/HCV Coinfection

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Experts discuss the management of drug-drug interactions in patients receiving treatment for HIV and HCV coinfection.

DAAs Effective for HCV in Patients With Thalassemia

DAAs Effective for HCV in Patients With Thalassemia

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Researchers compared the safety and efficacy of sofosbuvir plus ledipasvir vs pegylated interferon and ribavirin for 12 weeks in patients with thalassemia major and hepatitis C virus genotype 1 or 4.

New Scoring System Predicts In-Hospital Mortality in Critically Ill Children With Sepsis

New Scoring System Predicts In-Hospital Mortality in Critically Ill Children With Sepsis

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A new organ dysfunction scoring system that predicts in-hospital mortality was validated in critically ill children admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit.

Azithromycin Prevents COPD Exacerbations in <i>H pylori</i> Seropositive Patients

Azithromycin Prevents COPD Exacerbations in H pylori Seropositive Patients

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Azithromycin is more likely to reduce exacerbations of COPD among patients with antibodies against Helicobacter pylori.

New WHO Guidelines for Hepatitis B Virus Vaccine

New WHO Guidelines for Hepatitis B Virus Vaccine

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The World Health Organization published a position paper with updated recommendations on the use of the hepatitis B vaccine regarding target groups, immunization schedules, and storage and distribution.

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