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Archive 2003-2000
Asian American & Pacific Islanders 2015-2011
Hepatitis B Screening and Prevalence Among Resettled Refugees—United States, 2006–2011
Source: MMWR, June 5, 2015, Vol. 64(21):570-3
Eradication of Hepatitis B: A Nationwide Community Coalition Approach to Improving Vaccination, Screening, and Linkage to Care
Authors: Cohen C, Caballero J, Martin M, Weerasinghe I, Ninde M, Block J
Source: J Community Health, e-published May 29, 2013
Effectiveness of a Culturally Integrated Liver Cancer Education in Improving HBV Knowledge among Asian Americans
Authors: Juon HS, Park BJ
Source: Prev Med, January 2013, Vol. 56(1):53-8
Hepatitis B among Pacific Islanders in Southern California: How is Health Information Associated with Screening and Vaccination?
Authors: Takahashi LM, Kim AJ, Sablan-Santos L, et al
Source: J Community Health, February 2011, Vol. 36(1):47-55
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Asian American & Pacific Islanders 2010
Hepatitis B Prevalence among Asian Americans in Michigan: An Assessment to Guide Future Education and Intervention Strategies
Authors: Lee J, Lok AS, Chen J
Source: J Community Health, October 2010, Vol. 35(5):534-42
Factors Influencing the Receipt of Hepatitis B Vaccination and Screenings in Vietnamese Americans
Authors: Levy JD, Nguyen GT, Nguyen ET
Source: J Health Care Poor Underserved, August 2010, Vol. 21(3):851-61
Prevalence of Hepatitis B Surface Antigen in US-Born and Foreign-Born Asian/Pacific Islander College Students
Authors: Quang YN, Vu J, Yuk J, Li CS, Chen M, Bowlus CL
Source: J Am Coll Health, July-August 2010, Vol. 59(1):37-41
The Prevalence of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States in the Era of Vaccination
Authors: Wasley A, Kruszon-Moran D, Kuhnert W, Simard EP, Finelli L, McQuillan G, Bell B
Source: J Infect Dis, June 9, 2010
What Made a Successful Hepatitis B Program for Reducing Liver Cancer Disparities: An Examination of Baseline Characteristics and Educational Intervention, Infection Status, and Missing Responses of At-Risk Asian Americans
Authors: Hsu CE, Zhang G, Yan FA, Shang N, Le T
Source: J Community Health, February 5, 2010
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Asian American & Pacific Islanders 2009
Understanding Cultural Barriers in Hepatitis B Virus Infection
Author: Tran TT
Source: Cleve Clin J Med, May 2009, Vol. 76 Suppl 3:S10-13
Evaluation of a Hepatitis B Lay Health Worker Intervention for Chinese Americans and Canadians
Authors: Taylor VM, Hislop TG, Tu SP, et al.
Source: J Community Health, January 6, 2009
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Asian American & Pacific Islanders 2008
Asian and Pacific Islander Childhood Vaccination Coverage: National Immunization Survey, 2002-2004
Authors: Shaw KM, Santibanez TA, Chu SY
Source: Ethn Dis, Winter 2008, Vol. 18(1):72-6
Influenza and Pneumococcal Vaccination Rates among Vietnamese, Asian, and Non-Hispanic White Americans
Authors: Daniels NA, Gildengorin G, Nguyen TT, Liao Y, Luong TN, McPhee SJ
Source: J Immigr Minor Health, October 7, 2008
Public Health Model for Prevention of Liver Cancer among Asian Americans
Authors: Juon HS, Strong C, Oh TH, Castillo T, Tsai G, Oh LD
Source: J Community Health, August 2008, Vol. 33(4):199-205
Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors of Chinese Hepatitis B Screening and Vaccination
Authors: Ma GX, Shive SE, Toubbeh JI, Tan Y, Wu D
Source: Am J Health Behav, March-April 2008, Vol. 32(2):178-87
Knowledge about Hepatitis B and Predictors of Hepatitis B Vaccination among Vietnamese American College Students
Authors: Hwang JP, Huang CH, Yi JK
Source: J Am Coll Health, January-February 2008, Vol. 56(4):377-82
Opinions from ESL Instructors and Students about Curricula on Hepatitis B for Use in Immigrant Communities
Authors: Coronado GD, Taylor VM, Hislop TG
Source: J Cancer Educ, 2008, Vol. 23(3):161-6
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Asian American & Pacific Islanders 2007
Differences in Knowledge of Hepatitis B among Korean Immigrants in Two Cities in the Rocky Mountain Region
Authors: Lee HO, Lee OJ, Kim S, Hontz I, Warner A
Source: Asian Nursing Research, December 2007, Vol. 1(3):165-75
The Jade Ribbon Campaign: A Model Program for Community Outreach and Education to Prevent Liver Cancer in Asian Americans
Authors: Chao SD, Chang ET, Le PV, Prapong W, Kiernan M, So SK
Source: J Immigr Minor Health, November 8, 2007
Why We Should Routinely Screen Asian American Adults for Hepatitis B: A cross-sectional study of Asians in California
Authors: Lin SY, Chang ET, So SK
Source: Hepatology July 24, 2007 [Epub ahead of print]
Risk Perceptions and Barriers to Hepatitis B Screening and Vaccination Among Vietnamese Immigrants
Authors: Ma GX, Fang CY, Shive SE, Toubbeh J, et al
Source: J Immigr Minor Health. July 9, 2007;9(3):213-20
Association Between Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection and Diabetes Among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Authors: Li-Ng M. Tropp S. Danoff A, Bini EJ
Source: Dig Liver Dis. June 2007;39(6):549-56
Risk of Betel Quid Chewing on the Development of Liver Cirrhosis: A community-based case-control study
Authors: Hsiao TJ, Liao HW, Hsieh PS, Wong RH
Source: Ann Epidemiol. April 18,2007; [Epub ahead of print]
Provider Knowledge and Practice Regarding Hepatitis B Screening in Chinese-Speaking Patients
Authors: Lai CJ, Tung TN, Hwang J, Stewart S, et al
Source: J Cancer Educ. 2007;22:37-41
Factors Influencing Physicians' Screening Behavior for Liver Cancer Among High-Risk Patients
Authors: Tung TN, Gildengorin G, Truong A, McPhee SJ
Source: J Gen Int Med, April 2007; Vol 22:523-6
The Burden of Liver Cancer in Asians and Pacific Islanders in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area, 1990-2004
Authors: Chang ET, Keegan TH, Gomez SL, Gem M, et al
Source: Cancer Mar 2007, Vol.1009(10); 2100-08
Hepatitis B 'by proxy': An emerging presentation of chronic hepatitis B in children
Authors: Sciveres M, Maggiore G
Source: J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr, February 2007, Vol. 44(2):268-9
Hepatitis B Virus Infection
Source: Seminars in Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, 2007, Vol. 12(3);160-7
Author: Chang M
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Asian American & Pacific Islanders 2006
Near Elimination of Hepatitis B Virus Infections Among Hawaii Elementary School Children After Universal Infant Hepatitis B Vaccination
Authors: Perz J, Elm J, Fiore A, et al
Source: Pediatrics, Oct. 2006, Vol. 118(4):1403-1408
Hepatitis B Vaccination Coverage Among Adults --- United States, 2004
Source: MMWR, May 12, 2006, Vol. 55(18):509-511
Screening for Chronic Hepatitis B among Asian/Pacific Islanders in New York City, 2005
Source: MMWR, May 12, 2006, Vol. 55(18):505-9
Progress in the Control of Hepatitis B Infection in the Western Pacific Region
Source: Vaccine, March 15, 2006, Vol. 24(12):1975-1982
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Asian American & Pacific Islanders 2005
Development of an English as a Second Language Curriculum for Hepatitis B Virus Testing in Chinese Americans
Source: Cancer, December 15, 2005, Vol. 104(12 Suppl):2948-2951
Hepatitis B and Liver Cancer Beliefs Among Korean Immigrants in Western Washington
Source: Cancer, December 15, 2005, Vol. 104(12 Suppl):2955-2958
Hepatitis B Awareness, Testing, and Knowledge Among Vietnamese American Men and Women
Source: Journal of Community Health, December 2005, Vol. 30(6):477-490
The Impact of Maternal HBsAg Carrier Status on Pregnancy Outcomes: A Case-Control Study
Source: Journal of Hepatology, November 2005, Vol. 43(5):771-5
Hepatitis B Knowledge and Testing Among Vietnamese-American Women
Source: Ethn DIs, Autumn 2005, Vol. 15(4):761-7
High Level of Hepatitis B Infection and Ongoing Risk Among Asian/Pacific Islander Men Who Have Sex with Men, San Francisco, 2000-2001
Source: Sex Trans Dis, January 2005, Vol. 32(1):44-8
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Asian American & Pacific Islanders 2004
Ethnic and Cultural Determinants Influence Risk Assessment for Hepatitis C Acquisition
Source: Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, July 2004, Vol. 19(7):792-8
Access to Hepatitis B Vaccination Among Korean American Children in Immigrant Families
Source: Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, May 2004, Vol. 15(2):170-182
Honoring Tradition, Accepting New Ways: Development of a Hepatitis B Control Intervention for Vietnamese Immigrants
Source: Ethnicity and Health, May 2004, Vol. 9(2):153-169
Changing Epidemiology of Hepatitis B in a U.S. Community
Source: Hepatology, March 2004, Vol. 39(3):811-6
Hepatitis B Testing Among Vietnamese American Men
Source: Cancer Detect Prev, 2004, Vol. 28(3):170-177
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Asian American & Pacific Islanders Archive
Asian American & Pacific Islanders journal articles 2003-2000
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