TITLE

2008 - Review: Interferon and nucleoside/tide analogues reduce risk for hepatocellular cancer in patients with chronic hepatitis B

AUTHOR(S)
Sherker, Averell H.
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;4/21/2009, Vol. 150 Issue 4, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses, studies which tried to find out whether interferon and nucleoside/tide analogues reduce risk for hepatocellular cancer (HCC) in patients with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. The meta-analysis conformed that interferon and nucleoside/tide analogues reduces risk for HCC more than placebo or no treatment.
ACCESSION #
39257766

 

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