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National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. [NICE] (2012) Hepatitis B and C: ways to promote and offer testing to people at increased risk of infection. London: NICE. 76 p.

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This guidance aims to ensure more people at increased risk of hepatitis B and C infection are tested.
The recommendations cover

Awareness-raising among: the general population health professionals and others providing services for those at increased risk of hepatitis B or C infection those at increased risk.

Testing: in primary care in prisons, including youth offender institutions within drugs services.
Contact tracing for hepatitis B.
Delivering and auditing hepatitis B vaccination.
Laboratory services for hepatitis B and C tests. Commissioning hepatitis B and C testing and treatment services.


Item Type
Evidence resource
Publication Type
Guideline
Drug Type
Alcohol or other drugs in general
Intervention Type
AOD disorder harm reduction
Source
Date
2012
Pages
76 p.
Publisher
NICE
Corporate Creators
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
Place of Publication
London
EndNote
Accession Number
HRB (Electronic Only)

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