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
Pages (from-to)S297-S297
JournalJournal of Hepatology
Volume48
Issue numberSupplement 2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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

Keywords

  • hepatitis C virus
  • HCV
  • epidemic
  • economic burden
  • healthcare costs
  • injecting drug users

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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: Journal of Hepatology. 2008 ; Vol. 48, No. Supplement 2. pp. S297-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: Journal of Hepatology, Vol. 48, No. Supplement 2, 2008, p. S297-S297.

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