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Cost-Effectiveness of Hepatitis C Testing Pathways in Georgia

Nature have published a study aiming to evaluate the long-term cost-effectiveness of different HCV testing pathways in Georgia. The cost of testing can be a substantial contributor to HCV elimination program costs in many low‑ and middle‑income countries such as Georgia, resulting in the need for innovative and cost‑effective strategies for testing.

Conclusion: The current testing algorithm in Georgia can be replaced with a new pathway that is more effective while being cost-saving.

The full publication Assessing cost-effectiveness of hepatitis C testing pathways in Georgia using the Hep C Testing Calculator can be accessed here.