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CDC's John W. Ward, MD Expresses Importance of Testing for HCV
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Posted: Thursday, May 9, 2013 2:04 PM
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Dr. John Ward, Director of Division of Viral Hepatitis of the CDC writes to healthcare practitioners stressing the importance of testing persons born between the years of 1945-1965 (Baby Boomer Generation) for Hepatitis C. Dr. Ward also highlights some key findings from the newly released Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports (MMWR), Vital Signs: Evaluation of Hepatitis C Virus Infection Testing and Reporting - Eight U.S. Sites, 2005-2011 and Testing for HCV Infection: An Update of Guidance for Clinicians and Laboratorians.

 

To read more, please click here: Dr. John Ward HCV Testing Letter