Hepatitis C in prisons - a prevalence study

Hepatitis C in prisons - a prevalence study

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Summary

The aim of this study is to get insights into the number of prisoners infected with hepatitis C and the consequences for the policy of National Agency of Correctional Institutions (NACI). The NACI has to take care of the costs of treatment of hepatitis C as a prisoner is not covered by the regular health insurance system.

Publication data

Author(s):
Leemrijse, C.J., Bongers, M., Nielen, M., Devillé, W.
Organization(s):
WODC, Nivel
Place of publication:
Utrecht
Publisher:
Nivel
Year of publication:
2010
ISBN:
978-90-6905-995-2

Order information

Address:
Nivel (Nederlands instituut voor onderzoek van de gezondheidszorg)
Phone:
030 2729700
Fax:
030 2729729
E-mailaddress:
nivel@nivel.nl
Website:
www.nivel.nl