- An apparent lack of epidemiologic association between hepatitis C virus knowledge and the prevalence of hepatitis C infection in a national survey in EgyptHiam Chemaitelly
Infectious Disease Epidemiology Group, Weill Cornell Medical College Qatar, Doha, Qatar
PLoS ONE 8:e69803. 2013..7% of the population being antibody positive for HCV. The aim of this study was to examine the association between knowledge of HCV and HCV antibody positivity among the Egyptian population...
- Evidence of intense ongoing endemic transmission of hepatitis C virus in EgyptF DeWolfe Miller
Department of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:14757-62. 2010..Iatrogenic transmission is the most likely, underlining exposure to the ongoing transmission. The study demonstrates the urgency to reduce HCV transmission in Egypt...
- The epidemiology of hepatitis C virus in Egypt: a systematic review and data synthesisYousra A Mohamoud
Infectious Disease Epidemiology Group, Weill Cornell Medical College Qatar, Cornell University, Qatar Foundation Education City, Doha, Qatar
BMC Infect Dis 13:288. 2013..7%. Our study's objective was to delineate the evidence on the epidemiology of HCV infection among the different population groups in Egypt, and to draw analytical inferences about the nature of HCV transmission in this country...