To evaluate the effectiveness of psychiatric counseling in reducing the rate of development of psychiatric side effects of antiviral therapy with interferon-α and ribavirin among study participants compared with standard clinical monitoring alone. Interferon-α is used to treat chronic hepatitis C. Interferons may induce adverse events that usually, but not always, reverse within a few days after the end of therapy. © 2010 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.
|Titolo:||A Multidisciplinary Therapeutic Approach for Reducing the Risk of Psychiatric Side Effects in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis C Treated With Pegylated Interferon α and Ribavirin|
BERTINO, Gaetano [Conceptualization]
|Data di pubblicazione:||2010|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||1.1 Articolo in rivista|