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Barriers to Hepatitis C Screening and Testing

US Healthcare Providers Share Perspectives on Barriers to Hepatitis C Screening and Testing In 2012, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended that all individuals born during 1945 to 1965 (the birth cohort with the highest prevalence of HCV) receive a onetime test for HCV, assessment for alcohol use and intervention as indicated, and ...

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PCPs report lack of confidence in HCV screening

60% of primary care physicians report a lack of confidence in screening for hepatitis C A survey of Primary Care Physicians (PCPs) actively involved in the care of patients with Hepatitis C (HCV) reveals that up to 60% of PCPs are either not very confident or only somewhat confident about screening individuals for chronic HCV infection. This survey, highlighted by ...

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