Social capital strategies to enhance hepatitis C treatment awareness and uptake among men in prison.

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Prisoner populations are characterized by high rates of hepatitis C (HCV), up to thirty times that of the general population in Australia. Within Australian prisons, less than 1% of eligible inmates access treatment. Public health strategies informed by social capital could be important in addressing this inequality in access to HCV treatment. Twenty-eight… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/jvh.12627

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@article{Lafferty2017SocialCS, title={Social capital strategies to enhance hepatitis C treatment awareness and uptake among men in prison.}, author={Lynn Lafferty and Cherylee A. Treloar and J. Guthrie and Georgina Mary Chambers and Timothy M. Butler}, journal={Journal of viral hepatitis}, year={2017}, volume={24 2}, pages={111-116} }