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Archived journal articles related to hepatitis and juvenile corrections

"Cost-Effectiveness of Hepatitis B Vaccination of Prison Inmates"
Source: Vaccine, December 13, 2002, Vol. 21(3-4):312-321
Please click here for PubMed abstract

"Hepatitis B Vaccination: How to Reach Risk Groups"
Source: Vaccine, November 22, 2002, Vol. 21(1-2):1-4
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"Achievements in Public Health: Hepatitis B Vaccination--United States, 1982-2002"
Source: MMWR, June 28, 2002, Vol. 51(25):549-552,563
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5125a3.htm

“Incidence and Risk Factors for Acute Hepatitis B in the United States, 1982-1998: Implications for Vaccination Programs”
Source: Journal of Infectious Diseases, March 15, 2002, Vol. 185:713-719
http://www.journals.uchicago.edu/JID/journal/issues/v185n6/011066/brief/
011066.abstract.html

“Hepatitis B Outbreak in a State Correctional Facility, 2000”
Source: MMWR, June 29, 2001, Vol. 50(25):529-532
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5025a1.htm

"Hepatitis B Vaccination Practices in State and Federal Prisons"
Source: Public Health Report, May-June 2001, Vol. 116(3):203-209
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"Acute Hepatitis C Infection in an Australian Prison Inmate: Tattooing as a Possible Transmission Route"
Source: Medical Journal of Australia, February 19, 2001, Vol. 174(4):183-4
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"Hepatitis B Vaccination of Adolescent and Adult High-Risk Groups in the United States"
Source: Vaccine, November 1998, Vol. 16, Supplement:S27-29
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