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Hepatitis C - Hunting the silent killer

Wednesday 4 March 2015

More than 150 million people worldwide could have highly infectious hepatitis C without realising. There is a cure, but how will doctors find the people who need it?

Patrick Strudwick's recent article in The Guardian featured Dr Chloe Orkin (a consultant and honorary reader in HIV medicine at Barts Health NHS Trust) and the Going Viral project where 10 Emergency Departments across the UK united to offer '3 in 1' testing for HIV, Hepatitis B (Hep B), Hepatitis C (Hep C).

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