THE CONVERSATION: Can England really eliminate hepatitis C by 2025?

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Release date: 5/2/2018

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The World Health Organisation set a goal to eliminate hepatitis C by 2030. The NHS recently announced that it will go one better than that: it will eliminate the disease in England by 2025. In theory, the goal is achievable, but there are still significant challenges to overcome.

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TitleCan England really eliminate hepatitis C by 2025?
Media name/outletThe Conversation
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date5/02/18
DescriptionThe World Health Organisation set a goal to eliminate hepatitis C by 2030. The NHS recently announced that it will go one better than that: it will eliminate the disease in England by 2025. In theory, the goal is achievable, but there are still significant challenges to overcome.
URLhttps://theconversation.com/can-england-really-eliminate-hepatitis-c-by-2025-90979
PersonsPamela Vallely, Paul Klapper