Journal article icon

Journal article

Diagnostic accuracy of tests to detect Hepatitis C antibody: a meta-analysis and review of the literature

Abstract:

Background

Although direct-acting antivirals can achieve sustained virological response rates greater than 90% in Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) infected persons, at present the majority of HCV-infected individuals remain undiagnosed and therefore untreated. While there are a wide range of HCV serological tests available, there is a lack of formal assessment of their diagnostic performance. We undertook a systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate he diagnostic accuracy of availabl...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Publisher's version

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1186/s12879-017-2773-2

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
Subgroup:
NDM Experimental Medicine
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-6837-8881
More by this author
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-7329-0577
Expand authors...
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Infectious Diseases Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
Suppl 1
Pages:
695
Publication date:
2017-11-01
Acceptance date:
2017-11-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1471-2334
ISSN:
1471-2334
Pubs id:
pubs:921400
URN:
uri:9cd9f0a9-baa6-4199-b4c8-191dcb95b326
UUID:
uuid:9cd9f0a9-baa6-4199-b4c8-191dcb95b326
Local pid:
pubs:921400

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP