What is it about?
In this letter, the authors present the demographic, socioeconomic and behavioral characteristics associated with exposure to HBV. This information can be used by health institutions to develop health promotion strategies for female sex workers in this Brazilian region.
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Why is it important?
These findings are very important because they provide a safe and effective way to prevent and control HBV infection, and also for the development of actions that assist in promoting the health of these vulnerable women.
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This page is a summary of: Factors associated with exposure to hepatitis B virus in female sex workers from the Marajó Archipelago, northern Brazil, International Journal of STD & AIDS, October 2019, SAGE Publications, DOI: 10.1177/0956462419868641.
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