New publication now online in @jacionline, co-authored by @HealthPolicyDPM Assistant Professor Mei-Sing Ong: https://t.co/b7TuzCS8qJ
ICYMI: Dr. Alon Peltz, #pediatrician & #healthservicesresearcher, joined @DeptPopMed / @CHeRP_DPM this year, & hit… https://t.co/k6JPYdbleJ
New Editorial online now in @JACIInPractice, authored by @DeptPopMed Associate Professor / @CHeRP_DPM Director… https://t.co/afbRsuzYuu
Updated guidelines from the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) and Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) for the treatment of hepatitis C now allow for a shorter 8-week treatment regimen for Black patients. These revised guidelines are based in part on a study led by Assistant Professor Julia Marcus and colleagues from Kaiser Permanente comparing the effectiveness of 8- and 12-week treatment regimens for the treatment of hepatitis C.
Institute fellow Joshua Petimar’s new study in The BMJ finds that calorie labeling in a fast-food restaurant franchise resulted in small initial decreases in calorie purchases, but this was reduced over time. We talked to him to find out more.