Karen A Hennessey
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- 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 StatesKaren 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...
- Hepatitis A vaccination coverage among adults aged 18-49 years in the United StatesPeng 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...
- 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...