Funding for this research was provided by:
The Government of the Netherlands
Received: 18 August 2021
Accepted: 31 March 2022
First Online: 9 April 2022
: This study has received ethical clearance from the Aga Khan University Ethics Review Committee (2021–6360-18487), and any protocol amendments will be submitted to the same. The study is registered on clinicaltrials.gov NCT04971538. Protocol HC023, version 1.1, dated 17 July 2021. Heads of households will provide informed consent to leave an HCV self-test for the participant and written informed consent will be obtained from the participant during the result reporting event. Written informed consent will also be obtained from the subset of participants who participate in the face-to-face interviews about their knowledge of hepatitis C and perceptions in relation to the testing experience.
: Not applicable. This manuscript does not contain individual personal data from participants.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.