Trends of hepatitis B and hepatitis C mortality in Canada, 1979-1997.

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Mortality data from Statistics Canada were analyzed to measure the temporal trends and burden of illness attributed to viral hepatitis in Canada. Analysis of age-standardized mortality rates from 1979 to 1997 showed an increasing trend in mortality for both hepatitis B and non-A, non-B hepatitis (NANBH), most of which are attributed to hepatitis C… (More)

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@article{Pohani2001TrendsOH, title={Trends of hepatitis B and hepatitis C mortality in Canada, 1979-1997.}, author={Gina Pohani and S. Zou and Mark A Tepper}, journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique}, year={2001}, volume={92 4}, pages={250-4} }