In 2003 an estimated 37,500 of Scotland's population was chronically infected with HCV; 44% were undiagnosed former injecting drug users (IDU) - a priority group for antiviral therapy. The aim of this study was to evaluate a hepatitis C virus (HCV) screening intervention.
- hepatitis C
- injecting drug users
Anderson, E. M., Mandeville, R. P., Hutchinson, S. J., Cameron, S. O., Mills, P. R., Fox, R., Ahmed, S., Taylor, A., Spence, E., Goldberg, D. J., & (Funder), S. P. (2009). Evaluation of a general practice based Hepatitis C virus screening intervention. Scottish Medical Journal, 54(3), 3-7. https://doi.org/10.1258/rsmsmj.54.3.3