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Author Topic: Poll: 75% of Primary Care Docs Unaware of New Hep C Meds  (Read 6974 times)

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Offline Hep Editors

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Poll: 75% of Primary Care Docs Unaware of New Hep C Meds
« on: July 25, 2014, 10:45:30 am »
About two-thirds of 150 polled PCPs in a recent study did not know that Janssen’s Olysio (simeprevir) and Gilead Sciences’ Sovaldi (sofosbuvir) received FDA approval in 2013. A little less than one in three of the physicians were even familiar with the first-generation hep C protease inhibitors, Incivek (telaprevir) and Victrelis (boceprevir), despite the fact that they have been on the market for almost three years.

Read more... http://www.hepmag.com/articles/primary_care_2501_25793.shtml

Offline rainbowray

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Re: Poll: 75% of Primary Care Docs Unaware of New Hep C Meds
« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2014, 10:57:39 am »
Not surprised at all.

 


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