Author | Lorenzo Rossaro, MD


Depression as Co-Pilot: Clinical Implications of Hepatitis C and Interferon/Ribavirin Treatment

April 01, 2005


Hepatitis C is a common cause of chronic liver disease, often leading to immunosuppressive therapy and hepatic transplantation in some cases. Comorbid substance use disorders may complicate treatment for both the hepatologist and psychiatrist. Comprehensive assessment of psychiatric illness and psychopharmacological management may be critical.