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[irishhealth.com] , Condon, Deborah Eliminating hepatitis C - Ireland not on track. (23 Sep 2019)

URL: http://www.irishhealth.com/article.html?id=26825

...A person can develop the virus if they come into contact with the blood of an infected person and currently, Ireland has a high rate of infection among vulnerable groups. For example, among people who inject drugs, the infection rate is around 70-85%, while one-third of homeless people are infected....

Item Type:News
Source:irishhealth.com
Date:23 September 2019
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Subjects:G Health and disease > Disorder by cause > Communicable disease > Hepatitis C
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Substance use prevention > Substance use harm reduction
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health related prevention > Health information and education > Communicable disease control
T Demographic characteristics > Intravenous / injecting drug user
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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