Is physical activity possible and beneficial for patients with hepatitis C receiving pegylated interferon and ribavirin therapy?

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The great majority of patients with chronic viral hepatitis C are treated with pegylated interferon-ribavirin therapy. The aim of this study was to demonstrate that these patients were able to have some form of physical exercise, and that this activity can lead to an improvement in their quality-of-life. Twelve volunteer patients with hepatitis C, who were… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gcb.2008.10.009

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@article{Payen2009IsPA, title={Is physical activity possible and beneficial for patients with hepatitis C receiving pegylated interferon and ribavirin therapy?}, author={J L Payen and Fabien Pillard and V Mascarell and D. Rivi{\`e}re and Patrice Couzigou and N S Kharlov}, journal={Gastroenterologie clinique et biologique}, year={2009}, volume={33 1 Pt 1}, pages={8-14} }