[Creation of a viral hepatitis B and C in the Côte-d'Or department. Methodology and initial results].

  title={[Creation of a viral hepatitis B and C in the C{\^o}te-d'Or department. Methodology and initial results].},
  author={Anne Minello and Federica Boschi and Mohammed Y. Harb and Chantal Milan and Jean Faivre and Patrick Hillon},
  journal={Gastroenterologie clinique et biologique},
  volume={22 10},
OBJECTIVES The epidemiological status of viral B and C hepatitis remains unknown in the general French population. This is why a specialized registry was created in the French Côte-d'Or administrative area (493,931 inhabitants) on 1994 January 1st. METHODS The three sources of information were: a) biological and virological analysis laboratories, which report all new HBs Ag and HCV Ab cases, b) specialists in gastroenterology, hepatology, infectious diseases and internal medicine, c… CONTINUE READING