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Australia shows an alternative to rationing hepatitis C treatment
Keith Alcorn, 2016-06-06 17:40:00

The Hepatitis C Trust has announced it is considering seeking judicial review of NHS England's decision to impose a cap on the number of people treated for hepatitis C in England and Wales. Meanwhile, advocates in Australia have won a major victory in the struggle for access to hepatitis C treatment: a federal government decision to fund treatment for everyone with hepatitis C in Australia. Why are two high-income countries so far apart on HCV treatment access?