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Modelling the impact of antiviral therapy on the future health and economic burden of chronic hepatitis C in Scotland

Hutchinson, S.J. and Weir, A. and Bird, S.M. and Goldberg, D.J. (2008) Modelling the impact of antiviral therapy on the future health and economic burden of chronic hepatitis C in Scotland. Journal of Hepatology, 48 (Supple). S297-S297. ISSN 0168-8278

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Abstract

This study aimed to plan a public health response to the hepatitis C virus (HCV) epidemic, in terms of treatment needs, estimates of the future health and economic burden associated with this disease are required.