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Clinical posts from members and guests of the Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM) from various international medical and scientific conferences on HIV, AIDS, viral hepatitis, and sexual health.

Doing it their way- HCV in Tasmanian Corretions

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Just attended a session on treating HCV in Tasmanian Prisons where they are experiencing higher than expected treatment response rates for GT 1 with a team of GPs, a BBV specialist nurse and telehealth across 8 sites. 

Numbers of patients treated have steadily increased in the 5 years the program has been runing and they now treat three times the amount of patients than they started with- fantastic!!

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Guest Friday, 23 March 2018