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Estimating the cost-effectiveness of needle-syringe programs in Australia

See on Scoop.itDrugs, Society and Human Rights

Latest mathematical model from Australia probably broadly applicable also to the UK suggests that needle and syringe programmes have cost-effectively saved/improved lives, and in the long run save the health service money due to averted HIV and hepatitis C infections. But in both countries adequately curbing hepatitis C requires much more.

See on findings.org.uk

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