Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C in pregnancy

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Canadian Paediatric Society (CPS)
Publication Date: 
1997
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Ottawa, ON

Outlines the ways in which a child can become infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV), including the risk of HCV transmission from an infected mother to her child.

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A coordinated approach to HIV and hepatitis C research in Atlantic Canada: how do we get there? A feasibility workshop for an A

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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Author: 
David Fletcher
Jacqueline Gahagan
Aideen Reynolds
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Discusses gaps in HIV/Hep C research and argues for a coordinated, multidisciplinary & regional response to these research needs.

Prisoners' HIV/AIDS Support Action Network

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Information provision and referral
Advocacy

Forms a community-based network of prisoners, ex-prisoners, organizations, activists and individuals working together to provide advocacy, education, and support to prisoners on HIV/AIDS, hepatitis C (HCV) and related issues.

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416-920-9567
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Email Address: 
info@pasan.org
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416-920-4314
Tollfree Phone Number: 
866-224-9978
Street Address: 
500-489 College St
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Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M6G 1A5

Unlocking our futures: a national study of women, prisons, HIV and hepatitis C

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Anne Marie DiCenso
Giselle Dias
Jacqueline Gahagan
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Prisoners' HIV/AIDS Support Action Network (PASAN)
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Investigates perceptions and lived experiences of federally incarcerated women regarding HIV/AIDS and hepatitis C (HCV). Documents the specific needs of federal women prisoners regarding HIV/HCV prevention, care, treatment, and support.

Hepatitis C information for health professionals

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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides basic information on Hepatitis C, including detailing high-risk populations, prevention measures. Includes references.

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Hepatitis C and injection drug use

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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2001
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Ottawa, ON

Provides information on Hepatitis C. Presents statistical data on drug use, and includes prevention startegies.

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Hepatitis C

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Health Canada
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2002
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Ottawa, ON

Describes the health risks and effects of hepatitis C. Offers suggestions on ways to minimize the risk.

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Series: It's Your Health

Hepatitis C: everything you need to know

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Jenny Heathcote
Colina Yim
Quynh Thai
Averell Sherker
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Key Porter Books
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides a comprehensive and authoritative guide that explains what hepatitis C does, and how it can be prevented and treated. Discusses the medical aspects of the problem, and the practical concerns of living with the disease.

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ISBN 1552633233
WOMH.H43 2001
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Includes index. --- Review, Network Fall/Winter 2001/02: A comprehensive and authoritative guide that explains what hepatitis C does, and how it can be prevented and treated. It discusses the medical aspects of the problem, and the practical concerns of living with the disease.

Profile of hepatitis C and injection drug use in Canada: a discussion paper

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Author: 
Jamie Wiebe
Bette Reimer
Health Canada, Population and Public Health Branch, Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Community Acquired Infections Division, Hepatitis C Prevention, Support and Research Program
Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
Publisher: 
Health Canada, Population and Public Health Branch, Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Hepatitis C Division
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Summarises available information regarding the prevalence of heptatis C virus (HCV) infection and injection drug use (IDU) in Canada, demographic characteristics of those in Canada who inject drugs, and the identification of high-risk behaviours. Intended to raise awareness and understanding of HCV infection among IDU populations in Canada and thereby provide direction for future initiatives and programming in efforts to reduce the spread of hepatitis C in this country.

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HEST.W54 2000

Hepatitis C in Canada: analysis of community- and national-level initiatives: environmental scan - October 1999 to February 2000

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Terri Buller-Taylor
Glen Moulton
C. James (Jim) Frankish
Treena Chomik
University of British Columbia, Institute of Health Promotion Research
Health Canada, Population and Public Health Branch, Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Community Acquired Infections Division, Hepatitis C Prevention, Support and Research Program
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Health Canada, Population and Public Health Branch
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Determines the activities and initiatives being undertaken prior to the 1999/2000 inception of the Hepatitis C Prevention, Support and Research Program (HCPSRP), so that it can be used as a benchmark in the overall evaluation of the HCPSRP. Contains the results for data collection at two levels: (1) Community-level projects/initiatives, and (2) National-level organizations. Published in French under the title: L'hépatite C au Canada : analyse des initiatives communautaires et nationales : analyse de la conjoncture - octobre 1999 à février 2000 : résumé.

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HEAP.B85 2000
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