TableĀ 2

BBV test results at first DBST

DBST BBV testingAll (n=946)NEXC (n=525)DTC (n=421)p Value
All positive HCV test (%)295 (31.2)146 (27.5)149 (35.3)0.013
Hepatitis C new diagnosis214118960.937
Hepatitis C previous positive812853<0.001
HIV pos test110N/A
Hepatitis B pos test000N/A
  • BBV, blood borne virus; DBST, dry blood spot testing; DTC, Drug treatment centres; HCV, Hepatitis C virus; NEXC, needle exchange centres.