The impact of economic and social factors on the prevalence of hepatitis B in Turkey

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TOSUN S., AYGUN O., Ozdemir H. O. , Korkmaz E. , Ozdemir D.

BMC PUBLIC HEALTH, cilt.18, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Viral Hepatitis is one of the major global health problems, affecting millions of people every year. Limited information is available on the impact of social and economic factors on the prevalence of Hepatitis B virus (HBV) in Turkey. This study, contrary to other studies in the literature, was undertaken with the aim of examining the Majority of the excluded data come from the volunteers.