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2017 Hepatitis B&C MCN Annual Event

Dried blood spot testing workshop for those working in Addiction services in Northern Ireland

Topics

  1. Public health advice that should be offered to those who test positive for either B or C.
  2. Dried Blood Spot testing protocol  
  3. Pretest discussions and consent     
  4. Acute Hepatitis C cases in the hostels in Belfast 2016
  5. Harm reduction and use of foil for smoking Heroin
  6. Current HBV vaccination guidelines and regional PGD’s
  7. The role of the hepatitis nurses in supporting patients through treatment

For further details, contact  annelies.mccurley@belfasttrust.hscni.net