Received: 12 November 2020
Accepted: 11 February 2021
First Online: 5 March 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Informed consent was obtained from all subjects involved in this study prior to the data collection stages.Ethical approval was granted by the Institutional Review Boards in each of the following sites: Mater Misericordiae University Hospital (Dublin, Ireland); North-West Haydock Research Ethics Committee (London, UK), Victor Babes Clinical Hospital for Infectious and Tropical Diseases (Bucharest, Romania) and Hospital Universiario de Valme (Serville, Spain). The overall governance structure of the HepCare Europe Project was responsible for the governance and surveillance of this study. All methods were carried out in accordance with relevant guidelines and regulations.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.