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Louise Tiffen discusses hepatitis C

VOL: 98, ISSUE: 43, PAGE NO: 29Louise Tiffen, BSc, RGN, is addiction therapist, St Martin's Practice, LeedsIn August the Department of Health published Hepatitis C Strategy for England, a document that is out for consultation until November 15. The first strategy of its kind, it recognises that the virus is an important public health challenge that has the potential to be an enormous burden on the UK, where the majority of those infected with it use injected drugs.

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