How Do We Get Hepatitis C Patients to Comply with Treatment?

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Patients have to understand how serious the disease is. You can't if you don't believe this is important, and you don't believe it's serious. The likelihood that you are going to do it goes down. Second, we have to educate them on the fact we put so much emphasis on the virus being undetectable in the blood.

That in some ways that works against you, because if it's undetectable in the blood well then aren't I cured already. What is the next six weeks supposed to do? And so I think we have to educate patients at the beginning that undetectable in the blood is not undetectable in the liver.