Although progress has been made in increasing detection and diagnosis of hepatitis C in recent years, it is estimated that about 100,000 people in England have undiagnosed chronic hepatitis C infection. We look at why nurses could hold the key to getting thousands more people tested and treated.
Hepatitis C: be aware 25-Feb-09
GP Dr Dylan Phillips and Shabana Begum, a hepatitis C patient determined to clear the virus, give their two individual perspectives on fighting this blood-borne infection. Read more
Hepatitis C diagnosis and treatment: A nurse's perspective 27-Mar-09
By Ray Poll, Specialist Hepatitis C Nurse, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust
The more you know, the better: Rasing awareness of hepatitis C 21-Apr-09
This month saw the start of a new campaign to increase awareness of hepatitis C among South Asian communities and healthcare professionals.