Limited coverage of hepatitis C virus testing in the United States, 2013-2017

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Abstract

In the US household population, hepatitis C virus testing coverage marginally increased between 2013 and 2017 among persons born between 1966 and 1994 (13.2% to 16.8%) and persons born between 1945 and 1965 (12.3% to 17.3%). Testing coverage remains limited and sociodemographic disparities were observed in both populations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1402-1405
Number of pages4
JournalClinical Infectious Diseases
Volume68
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 8 2019

Keywords

  • HCV
  • National Health Interview Survey
  • baby boomer
  • hepatitis
  • screening

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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