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States Must Act Against Viral Hepatitis Now To Eliminate The Ongoing Epidemic By 2030

States Must Act Against Hepatitis (Web)

As the United States heads into its third year in the fight against COVID-19, Americans have seen firsthand the importance of a robust and comprehensive response to public health emergencies and epidemics. The same is true for chronic viral hepatitis, a condition that impacts an estimated 3.3 million Americans. Without comprehensive plans to eliminate viral hepatitis, the US will fall short of reaching the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) goal of fully eliminating the virus by 2030.

Audiences:
State Government Agencies
Author:
Health Affairs
Focus Area:
Viral Hepatitis
Subjects:
Hepatitis
Publication Date:
2022
Format:
Webpage
Last Updated Date:
Publication ID:
364197