Mon. 20 May 2019, 1:08 pm

HEP C Treatment Uptake Report 2016/2017


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Queensland Health has released its second Hepatitis C treatment uptake progress report. The report found that 11,576 Queenslanders with chronic hepatitis C were treated in the period 1 March 2016 to 31 December 2017, representing 24.4 per cent of the 47,356 individuals estimated to be living with hepatitis C at the beginning of 2016. From 2017 to 2018 there was also a nine per cent decline in total hepatitis C notifications, and it is now at its lowest rate in the past decade.

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