ArticlesHepatitis C virus infection: A current reviewTable. No caption available.Senecal, Douglas L. PA-C; Morelli, Joseph MD Author Information EARN CATEGORY I CME CREDIT by reading this article and the article beginning on page 42 and successfully completing the posttest on page 49. Successful completion is defined as a cumulative score of at least 70% correct. This material has been reviewed and is approved for 1 hour of clinical Category I (Preapproved) CME credit by the AAPA. The term of approval is for 1 year from the publication date of October 2007. LEARNING OBJECTIVES • Outline the epidemiology of hepatitis C, how it is transmitted, and what can be done to prevent it • Describe the natural history, clinical presentation, and diagnosis of hepatitis C • Discuss the standard of care for hepatitis C, how the disease is monitored, and what other therapeutic options might become available Douglas Senecal and Joseph Morelli practice in the Department of Hepatology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville. They have indicated no relationships to disclose relating the content of this article. DRUGS MENTIONEDTableJAAPA: October 2007 - Volume 20 - Issue 10 - p 21-25 Buy Abstract The standard therapy for hepatitis C cures 40% to 50% of infections, but new treatments now being studied in clinical trials may improve these numbers. © 2007 American Academy of Physician Assistants.