Age- and region-specific hepatitis B prevalence in Turkey estimated using generalized linear mixed models: a systematic review


Toy M., Onder F. O. , Woermann T., Bozdayi A. M. , Schalm S. W. , Borsboom G. J. , ...More

BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, vol.11, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 11
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1471-2334-11-337
  • Title of Journal : BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Abstract

Background: To provide a clear picture of the current hepatitis B situation, the authors performed a systematic review to estimate the age-and region-specific prevalence of chronic hepatitis B (CHB) in Turkey.