Modelling the impact of antiviral therapy on the future health and economic burden of chronic hepatitis C in Scotland

S.J. Hutchinson, A. Weir, S.M. Bird, D.J. Goldberg

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Abstract

This study aimed to plan a public health response to the hepatitis C virus (HCV) epidemic, in terms of treatment needs, estimates of the future health and economic burden associated with this disease are required.
Original languageEnglish
Article number795
Pages (from-to)S297
Number of pages1
Journalworld journal of hepatology
Volume48
Issue numberSuppl 2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2008

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Scotland
Chronic Hepatitis C
Hepacivirus
Antiviral Agents
Public Health
Economics
Health
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • hepatitis C
  • hepatology
  • antiviral therapy
  • injecting drug users
  • cost-effectiveness

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Hutchinson, S.J. ; Weir, A. ; Bird, S.M. ; Goldberg, D.J. / Modelling the impact of antiviral therapy on the future health and economic burden of chronic hepatitis C in Scotland. In: world journal of hepatology. 2008 ; Vol. 48, No. Suppl 2. pp. S297.
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Modelling the impact of antiviral therapy on the future health and economic burden of chronic hepatitis C in Scotland. / Hutchinson, S.J.; Weir, A.; Bird, S.M.; Goldberg, D.J.

In: world journal of hepatology, Vol. 48, No. Suppl 2, 795, 04.2008, p. S297.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

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