Hepatitis C seroprevalence and HIV co-infection in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis
MetadataShow full item record
JournalThe Lancet Infectious Diseases
AbstractAn estimated 150 million people worldwide are infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV). HIV co-infection accelerates the progression of HCV and represents a major public health challenge. We aimed to determine the epidemiology of HCV and the prevalence of HIV co-infection in sub-Saharan Africa.
- A Synthesis of Hepatitis C prevalence estimates in Sub-Saharan Africa: 2000-2013.
- Authors: Mora N, Adams WH, Kliethermes S, Dugas L, Balasubramanian N, Sandhu J, Nde H, Small C, Jose J, Scaglione S, Layden JE
- Issue date: 2016 Jun 13
- Prevalence and burden of HCV co-infection in people living with HIV: a global systematic review and meta-analysis.
- Authors: Platt L, Easterbrook P, Gower E, McDonald B, Sabin K, McGowan C, Yanny I, Razavi H, Vickerman P
- Issue date: 2016 Jul
- Prevalence of hepatitis D virus infection in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
- Authors: Stockdale AJ, Chaponda M, Beloukas A, Phillips RO, Matthews PC, Papadimitropoulos A, King S, Bonnett L, Geretti AM
- Issue date: 2017 Oct
- Hepatitis B/C and HIV in sub-Saharan Africa: an association between highly prevalent infectious diseases. A systematic review and meta-analysis.
- Authors: Barth RE, Huijgen Q, Taljaard J, Hoepelman AI
- Issue date: 2010 Dec
- Epidemiology of hepatitis B, C and D in Malawi: systematic review.
- Authors: Stockdale AJ, Mitambo C, Everett D, Geretti AM, Gordon MA
- Issue date: 2018 Oct 12