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An evaluation of the effectiveness of HCV genotype 1 treatment with Harvoni® (ledipasvir/sofosbuvir) as measured by a sustained virological response (SVR) of 12 weeks in the MassHealth fee-for-service and Primary Care Clinician plan population. The analysis concluded that treatment was associated with a a high rate of SVR12, which means that Hepatitis C is not detected in the blood after 12 weeks.
Hepatitis C, Harvoni, ledipasvir, sofosbuvir, HCV genotype 1
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Kouris, George; Hydery, Tasmina; Greenwood, Bonnie C.; Lavitas, Pavel; Alper, Caroline J.; Price, Mylissa K.; Clements, Karen M.; Lenz, Kimberly J.; and Jeffrey, Paul L., "Effectiveness of Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir and Predictors of Treatment Failure in Members with Hepatitis C Genotype 1: A Retrospective Cohort Study in a Medicaid Population" (2017). Commonwealth Medicine Publications. 38.