HIV and viral hepatitis co-infection in New York City, 2000-2010: prevalence and case characteristics.

@article{Prussing2015HIVAV,
  title={HIV and viral hepatitis co-infection in New York City, 2000-2010: prevalence and case characteristics.},
  author={Catharine Prussing and Christina A Chan and Jessie Pinchoff and Laura S. Kersanske and Katherine Bornschlegel and Sharon E. Balter and A Drobnik and Jennifer Fuld},
  journal={Epidemiology and infection},
  year={2015},
  volume={143 7},
  pages={1408-16}
}
Using surveillance data, we describe the prevalence and characteristics of individuals in New York City (NYC) co-infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV) and/or hepatitis C virus (HCV). Surveillance databases including persons reported to the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene with HIV, HBV, and HCV by 31 December 2010 and not known to be dead as of 1 January 2000, were matched with 2000-2011 vital statistics mortality data. Of 140 606 persons… CONTINUE READING
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