Human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis B virus seroprevalence in an urban trauma population.

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OBJECTIVE To determine the seroprevalence of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and the hepatitis B virus (HBV) in patients of an urban level I trauma center. DESIGN Prospective, blinded point prevalence study of serum HIV and HBV antibody and antigen. SETTING An urban level I trauma center that participates in a trauma system serving three million… (More)

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@article{Sloan1995HumanIV, title={Human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis B virus seroprevalence in an urban trauma population.}, author={Edward P. Sloan and Bronwyn McGill and Robert Joseph Zalenski and Polly Tsui and Esther H. Chen and Jir{\'i} Duda and M. D. Michael Morris and Renslow D Sherer and John A. Barrett}, journal={The Journal of trauma}, year={1995}, volume={38 5}, pages={736-41} }