Международная организация "Врачи без границ" (MSF, Medecins sans frontiers) запустит в Николаевской области программу по лечению гепатита "С" с использованием комбинирования препаратов софосбувира и даклатасвира, сообщила организация в своем пресс-релизе.
В рамках программы лечение пройдут пациенты с коинфекцией ВИЧ, лица, в прошлом употреблявшие наркотические препараты, а также медицинские работники, зараженные гепатитом "С".
"Врачи без границ" – международная неправительственная организация, которая занимается предоставлением гуманитарной и медицинской помощи жертвам конфликтов, природных бедствий, эпидемий.
На востоке Украины организация предоставляет медицинскую, психологическую, и гуманитарную помощь в 26 населенных пунктах возле Мариуполя и Курахово, в частности больным, которые страдают неинфекционными заболеваниями, а также пострадавшим в результате конфликта.
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