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Grogan, Anne and Timmins, Fiona (2009) Side effects of treatment in patients with hepatitis C - implications for nurse specialist practice. Australian Journal of Advanced Nursing , 27 , (2) , pp. 70-77.

Objective
To identify patients’ perceptions of the side effects of Hepatitis C treatment.

Design
The research used a self‑reporting postal survey design to identify reported side effects, related to hepatitis C treatment, suffered by patients attending a specialist nurse clinic.

Setting
The setting for this study was an outpatient hepatology clinic in a large general hospital in Ireland.

 

Item Type:Article
Date:2009
Page Range:pp. 70-77
Volume:27
Number:2
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Subjects:G Health and disease > Disorder by cause > Communicable disease > Hepatitis C
T Demographic characteristics > Intravenous / injecting drug user
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Problem substance use
T Demographic characteristics > Nurse
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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