Hepatitis

Knowledge, attitudes, and acceptability of direct-acting antiviral hepatitis C treatment among people incarcerated in jail: A qualitative study

Jan 06, 2021 | Julia Zigman

A recent study in PLOS One describes knowledge, attitudes, and acceptability of HCV treatment among people living with HCV in the New York City (NYC) jail system. The findings emphasize the need for peer-led approaches to knowledge dissemination and tailored discharge plans focusing on competing social and economic needs.

Read the findings here.


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About Julia Zigman

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Julia Zigman is a Program Analyst on the NACCHO HIV, STI, & Viral Hepatitis team. Julia focuses primarily on NACCHO’s Ending the HIV Epidemic portfolio and is a lead staff member for the HIV, STI, and Viral Hepatitis Workgroup. Learn more about these programs here.

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