Table 4

Multivariate analysis of clinical, histological, and virological factors in relation to poor interferon response

  • 4-150 Grading score is a total of components 1, 2, and 3 of the histological activity index (HAI) score according to Knodel and colleagues.15

  • 4-160 Staging score is according to Desmet and colleagues.14

  • HCV, hepatitis C virus; ISDR, interferon sensitivity determining region.