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Request Reference: 8887 Request Date: 08 Nov 2019
Request: Dear NHS Business Services Authority, Under the Freedom of Information Act I would like to know what data and information is used by the English Infected Blood Support Scheme to calculate a "balance of probability" decision that a person had been infected with hepatitis C by intravenous drug use? Also, what statistical tools are used to arrive at the "balance of probability" decision in such a case? Yours faithfully, [Name redacted]

Status: Complete
Response Date: 05 Dec 2019
Response: Please see attached response.