Karen A Hennessey

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of infection with hepatitis B and C viruses and co-infection with HIV in three jails: a case for viral hepatitis prevention in jails in the United States
    Karen A Hennessey
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention NCHHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Urban Health 86:93-105. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis A vaccination coverage among adults aged 18-49 years in the United States
    Peng Jun Lu
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Mail Stop E 62, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Vaccine 27:1301-5. 2009
  3. pmc Hepatitis A seroprevalence and risk factors among homeless adults in San Francisco: should homelessness be included in the risk-based strategy for vaccination?
    Karen A Hennessey
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:813-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Prevalence of infection with hepatitis B and C viruses and co-infection with HIV in three jails: a case for viral hepatitis prevention in jails in the United States
    Karen A Hennessey
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention NCHHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Urban Health 86:93-105. 2009
    ..The finding that hepatitis B vaccination coverage among jail entrants is lower than the general population, despite this population's increased risk for infection, highlights the need to support vaccination in jail settings...
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis A vaccination coverage among adults aged 18-49 years in the United States
    Peng Jun Lu
    Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Mail Stop E 62, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Vaccine 27:1301-5. 2009
    ..This study provides the first national estimates of self-reported hepatitis A vaccination coverage among persons aged 18-49 years in the United States...
  3. pmc Hepatitis A seroprevalence and risk factors among homeless adults in San Francisco: should homelessness be included in the risk-based strategy for vaccination?
    Karen A Hennessey
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:813-7. 2009
    ..We investigated the prevalence and risk factors for presence of hepatitis A virus (HAV) antibodies among homeless and marginally housed adults...