Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, October 19th, 1998
The CDC report found that the racial and ethnicity-specific prevalence of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection remained virtually the same between 1976 and 1994 and that the estimated incidence of infection also did not change.
"The lack of reduction in the estimated number of new infections over the decade between the two surveys is not surprising," Patrick J. Coleman and colleagues of the CDC's Hepatitis Branch wrote...
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