Recommendations for Prevention and Control of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection and HCV-Related Chronic Disease

Hepatitis C-related Guidelines

MMWR 2010;59(RR-12) – Includes a chapter on Hepatitis C

Recommendations for Preventing Transmission of Infections Among Chronic Hemodialysis Patients Cdc-pdf[PDF – 63 pages]
MMWR 2001;50(RR-5)

1999 USPHS/IDSA Guidelines for the Prevention of Opportunistic Infections in Persons Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Cdc-pdf[PDF – 82 pages]
MMWR 1999;48(RR-10)

Occupational Exposure

National Clinicians Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Hotline (PEPline)External
Hotline providing clinicians with 24-hour guidance on managing occupational exposures to HIV, viral hepatitis, and other bloodborne pathogens at 1-888-448-4911 or go to:

Diagnostic Tools

Online Serology Training – Hepatitis A–E

Recommended Testing Sequence for Identifying Current Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection
Color Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1 page]

Interpretation of Results of Tests for Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection and Further Actions
Color Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1 page]