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Welcome to the resource library, where you can find strategy, research and examples of promising practice in medicine, commissioning and drug services for hepatitis C

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  • Hepatitis C in England 2019 report
    Public Health England's annual report on the UK’s progress towards eliminating hepatitis C sets out that although a lot has been achieved towards the World Health Organisation’s target of eliminating hepatitis C as a major public health threat by 2030, there is still much to do. In particular, the report calls for a 'radical change' in the health service's approach to hepatitis C among people who inject drugs.
    UK 09 Apr 2019 Reports & Research, Strategy & Planning PDF
  • Hepatitis C in London
    This Public Health England report focuses on the epidemiology of hepatitis C in London, and provides recommendations for stakeholders on measures to prevent further infections and reduce morbidity and mortality of those already infected with the virus.
    UK, England, Greater London Feb 2015 Reports & Research, Strategy & Planning PDF
  • Hepatitis C in Primary Care: the way forward
    This set of presentation slides, on the way forward for hepatitis C in primary care, originally accompanied Dr Iain Brew's talk at the RCGP and SMMGP Managing Drugs and Alcohol in Primary Care conference in May 2014.
    UK 2014 Other PDF
  • Hepatitis C in the UK - 2012 Report
    The most recent national estimates in 2012 suggested that around 216,000 individuals were chronically infected with hepatitis C (HCV) in the UK. Both hospital admissions and deaths from HCV-related end stage liver disease (ESLD) and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) are continuing to rise. In England, statistical modelling predicts that 15,840 individuals will be living with HCV-related cirrhosis or HCC in England in 2020 if left untreated.
    UK Jul 2012 Reports & Research PDF
  • Hepatitis C in the UK - 2013 Report
    The most recent 2013 national estimates suggest that around 215,000 individuals are chronically infected with hepatitis C (HCV) in the UK. It is acknowledged that both hospital episode statistics and death certification underestimate true numbers of admissions and deaths from HCV-related end-stage liver disease and liver cancer, but nonetheless both continue to rise in the UK.
    UK Jul 2013 Reports & Research PDF
  • Hepatitis C in the UK 2014 report
    This annual Hepatitis C in the UK report provides detail on the scale of the problem in 2014; prevention of infection in people who inject drugs (PWIDs); diagnosis, testing and awareness of infection; and access to treatment and care.
    UK Jul 2014 Reports & Research PDF
  • Hepatitis C in the UK 2016 report
    This report, published by Public Health England, summarises the scale of the hepatitis C issue in the UK in 2015, in order to help support focused action in UK countries via their national action plans, and in order to eliminate hepatitis C as a major public health threat by 2030. It provides a host of relevant statistics and information related to prevalence, diagnosis, testing and treatment.
    UK Aug 2016 Reports & Research PDF
  • Hepatitis C in the UK 2017 report
    The ninth Hepatitis C in the UK report follows the WHO Global Health Sector Strategy (GHSS) on Viral Hepatitis 2016-2021 and the draft action plan for the health sector response to viral hepatitis in the WHO European region. The report is structured to support UK monitoring of the GHSS goals and summarises the impact of UK action plans to drive down mortality from HCV and reduce the number of new infections.
    UK Reports & Research, Strategy & Planning PDF
  • Hepatitis C in the UK 2018 Report
    Public Health England's annual 'Hepatitis C in the UK' report is the key national reporting document for hepatitis C. This is the tenth such report and follows the WHO Global Health Sector Strategy on Viral Hepatitis 2016 to 2021 and the draft action plan for the health sector response to viral hepatitis in the WHO European region. The report is structured to support UK monitoring of the Global Health Sector Strategy goals and summarises the impact of UK action plans to drive down mortality from HCV and reduce the number of new infections.
    UK Reports & Research, Strategy & Planning PDF
  • Hepatitis C in the UK: 2015 report
    This annual report, from Public Health England, provides an overview of the current hepatitis C landscape across the UK. Its key findings include:

    - An estimated 214,000 people have chronic hepatitis C in the UK.

    - Deaths from hepatitis C-related end stage liver disease and liver cancer have doubled in the last decade.

    - The numbers of tests carried out in primary care is increasing, suggesting that awareness of hepatitis C may be increasing in this setting.

    UK Jul 2015 Other, Reports & Research, Strategy & Planning PDF

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