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Archived journal articles related to hepatitis and homeless programs

"Hepatitis B Vaccination: How to Reach Risk Groups"
Source: Vaccine, November 22, 2002, Vol. 21(1-2):1-4
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"Hepatitis B and C Infections Among Homeless Adolescents"
Source: Family Community Health, July 2002, Vol. 25(2):28-36
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"Seroprevalence and Risk factors for Hepatitis A Among Montreal Street Youth"
Source: Canadian Journal of Public Health, January-February 2002, Vol. 93(1):52-53
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"Substance Abuse and High-Risk Needle-Related Behaviors among Homeless Youth in Minneapolis: Implications for Prevention"
Source: Journal of Urban Health, December 2001, Vol. 78(4):690-8
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"Association between Heroin Use, Needle Sharing and Tattoos Received in Prison with Hepatitis B and C Positivity among Street-Recruited Injecting Drug User in New Mexico, USA"
Source: Epidemiology and Infection, December 2001, Vol. 127(3):475-484
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"Risk Factors for Hepatitis C Virus Infection among Street Youths"
Source: Canadian Medical Association Journal, September 4, 2001, Vol. 165(5):557-560
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"Past Infection with Hepatitis A Virus Among Vancouver Street Youth, Injection Drug Users and Men Who Have Sex with Men: Implications for Vaccination Programs"
Source: Canadian Medical Association Journal, August 7, 2001, Vol. 165(3):293-7
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