Reducing barriers to hepatitis C treatment among drug users: an integrated hepatitis C peer education and support program.

@article{Roose2014ReducingBT,
  title={Reducing barriers to hepatitis C treatment among drug users: an integrated hepatitis C peer education and support program.},
  author={Robert J. Roose and Lauren Cockerham-Colas and Irene J Soloway and Abigail W. Batchelder and Alain H. Litwin},
  journal={Journal of health care for the poor and underserved},
  year={2014},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={
          652-62
        }
}
This report describes an innovative HCV Peer Educator Program that facilitates education, support, and engagement in HCV treatment among patients in an opioid treatment program. Integrating peer educators in a collaborative manner with close supervision holds promise as a model to reduce barriers to HCV treatment among drug users. 

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