The impact of a managed care network on attendance, follow-up and treatment at a hepatitis C specialist centre.


Infection with the hepatitis C virus commonly occurs in patient groups who have difficulty accessing conventional medical care, reducing their chance of successful antiviral therapy. Managed care networks (MCNs) have been suggested as a mechanism of improving access to care; however, there is little evidence to support their use in patients with hepatitis C… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2893.2009.01227.x