Hepatitis C Prevalence and Incidence among Scottish Prisoners and Staff Views of its Management: Final Report


May 2012 by Taylor et al., University of Scotland, University of Bristol and NHS Health England
This report aims to generate reliable data on prevalence and incidence of hepatitis C to inform the Scottish Prison Service and the NHS to develop effective needs-led interventions for hepatitis C (HCV) infected prisoners, and to enable an informed assessment of the effectiveness of measures to prevent the spread of blood borne viruses, especially hepatitis C, within the prison setting, as outlined in the Hepatitis C (Phase (II)) Action Plan for Scotland (2008).
England, Scotland