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Conflict of Interest
- Guarantor of the article: Alexander Monto, MD.
- Specific author contributions: Each author participated in a consensus development process, which occurred between January and December 2011. Each author participated in regular conference calls during this time, reviewed relevant medical literature, wrote and revised sections of the manuscript, and approved the final draft of the manuscript.
- Financial support: None.
- Potential competing interests: None.
- Contributors: Veterans Health Administration, Office of Public Health/Clinical Public Health, Washington, DC: Janet Durfee, RN, MSN, APRN (acting chief consultant); Technical Advisory Group: Matt B. Goetz, MD, Samuel B. Ho, MD; Core Working Group for the VA HCV Treatment Recommendations: Helen S. Yee, PharmD, Michael F. Chang, MD, Christine Pocha, MD, Joseph Lim, MD, David Ross, MD, PhD, Timothy R. Morgan, MD, Alexander Monto, MD.