Chapter 38. Treatment

  1. Howard Thomas BSc PhD FRCP FRCpath FMedSci Professor1,
  2. Stanley Lemon Professor2 and
  3. Arie Zuckerman MD, DSc, FRCP, FRCPath, FMedSci, Dip. Bact Professor3
  1. Grazia Anna Niro,
  2. Floriano Rosina and
  3. Mario Rizzetto

Published Online: 26 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987131.ch38

Viral Hepatitis, Third Edition

Viral Hepatitis, Third Edition

How to Cite

Niro, G. A., Rosina, F. and Rizzetto, M. (2005) Treatment, in Viral Hepatitis, Third Edition (eds H. Thomas, S. Lemon and A. Zuckerman), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470987131.ch38

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Dean (Clinical) Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Department of Medicine, Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Wing, St Mary's Hospital Medical School, London UK

  2. 2

    Dean of Medicine, Department of Microbiology & Immunology & Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA

  3. 3

    The Royal Free Hospital of Medicine, Rowland Hill Street, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 12 JUL 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405130059

Online ISBN: 9780470987131

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Keywords:

  • delta hepatitis treatment;
  • recombinant interferon (IFN);
  • clinical trials with IFN;
  • side-effects of IFN;
  • liver transplantation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Treatment of acute hepatitis D

  • Treatment of chronic hepatitis D

  • Transplantation

  • Conclusion