Table 2

Early virologic (EVR) and sustained virologic response (SRV) according to the genotype and population characteristics.

Characteristics

EVR Genotype 1

EVR Genotype 3

P value

SVR Genotype 1

SVR Genotype 3

P value


Sex

Men

23% (13/5)

65% (13/20)

0.9917

27% (17/62)

32% (10/3)

0.7612

Women

30% (7/23)

83% (5/6)

22% (6/27)

33% (3/9)

Race Caucasian

28% (19/70)

60% (14/23)

0.7502

29% (14/47)

31% (12/38)

0.3662

Age

< 40 years

33% (3/9)

100% (4/4)

0.4856

40% (4/10)

50% (3/6)

0.2694

> 40 years

28% (19/67)

59% (13/22)

24% (18/75)

29% (10/34)

Alcohol abuse

Yes

22% (5/22)

20% (1/5)

0.1798

29% (8/27)

12% (1/8)

1.1

No

27% (15/55)

755 (15/20)

36% (15/41)

36% (12/33)

Exposure n (%)

IVDU

37% (6/16)

55% (5/9)

25% (4/16)

30% (4/13)

Parenteral

29% (8/27)

50% (3/6)

0.7038

25% (8/32)

36% (4/11)

1.073

Parenteral/IVDU

0% (0/3)

0% (0/1)

0.6794

0% (0/3)

25% (1/4)

1.053

Unknown

18% (6/32)

88% (8/9)

25% (4/16)

38% (5/13)


p value < 0.005 = significant

Gonçales et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2010 10:212   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-212

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