HCV Testing policies in the WHO European region

Updated: February, 2018


Detecting Hepatitis B and C by Combined Public Health and Primary Care Birth Cohort Testing 
J. Heil, Cjpa Hoebe, J. W. L. Cals, H. L. G. Ter Waarbeek, I. H. M. van Loo and Nhtm Dukers-Muijrers
Annals of family medicine Jan 2018;16(1):21-27. doi: 10.1370/afm.2166

Improving Hepatitis C Identification: Technology Alone Is Not the Answer 
B. Nitsche, S. C. Miller, M. Giorgio, C. A. Berry and A. Muir
Health promotion practice Sep 1 2017;():1524839917725501. doi: 10.1177/1524839917725501

Variation in the Viral Hepatitis and HIV Policies and Practices of Methadone Maintenance Programs 
A. B. Jessop, J. K. Hom and M. Burke
Journal of addiction medicine May/Jun 2017;11(3):191-196. doi: 10.1097/adm.0000000000000296

Optimising diagnosis of viraemic hepatitis C infection: the development of a target product profile 
E. Ivanova Reipold, P. Easterbrook, A. Trianni, N. Panneer, D. Krakower, S. Ongarello, T. Roberts, V. Miller and C. Denkinger
BMC infectious diseases Nov 1 2017;17(Suppl 1):707. doi: 10.1186/s12879-017-2770-5

Occult Hepatitis Infection in Transfusion Medicine: Screening Policy and Assessment of Current Use of Anti-HBc Testing 
A. Esposito, C. Sabia, C. Iannone, G. F. Nicoletti, L. Sommese and C. Napoli
Transfusion medicine and hemotherapy : offizielles Organ der Deutschen Gesellschaft fur Transfusionsmedizin und Immunhamatologie Aug 2017;44(4):263-272. doi: 10.1159/000460301

APASL consensus statements and recommendations for hepatitis C prevention, epidemiology, and laboratory testing 
M. Omata, T. Kanda, L. Wei, M. L. Yu, W. L. Chuang, A. Ibrahim, C. R. Lesmana, J. Sollano, M. Kumar, A. Jindal, B. C. Sharma, S. S. Hamid, A. K. Dokmeci, M. Al-Mahtab, G. W. McCaughan, J. Wasim, D. H. Crawford, J. H. Kao, O. Yokosuka, G. K. Lau and S. K. Sarin
Hepatology international Sep 2016;10(5):681-701. doi: 10.1007/s12072-016-9736-3 Epub 2016 May 26

Birth cohort distribution and screening for viraemic hepatitis C virus infections in Switzerland 
P. Bruggmann, F. Negro, F. Bihl, S. Blach, D. Lavanchy, B. Mullhaupt, H. Razavi and D. Semela
Swiss medical weekly 2015;145():w14221. doi: 10.4414/smw.2015.14221

The undiagnosed chronically-infected HCV population in France. Implications for expanded testing recommendations in 2014 
C. Brouard, Y. Le Strat, C. Larsen, M. Jauffret-Roustide, F. Lot and J. Pillonel
PloS one 2015;10(5):e0126920. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0126920

Hepatitis C guidance: AASLD-IDSA recommendations for testing, managing, and treating adults infected with hepatitis C virus 

Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.) Sep 2015;62(3):932-54. doi: 10.1002/hep.27950

[The rationale behind screening programs for early detection of hepatitis C virus] 
M. Leznicka, K. Gierlotkal and T. Prycel
Medycyna pracy 2014;65(5):633-7. doi: