Hepatitis B knowledge and practices among Cambodian immigrants.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Journal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education, Volume 24, Issue 2, p.100-4 (2009)

Keywords:

2009, Asian Americans, Center-Authored Paper, Collaborative Data Services Core Facility, Emigration and Immigration, Female, Health Education, Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice, Health Surveys, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis B Vaccines, Hepatitis B virus, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Public Health Sciences Division, Shared Resources, Vaccination, Washington

Abstract:

Chronic hepatitis B infection is the most common cause of liver cancer among Cambodians. Our objective was to describe Cambodian Americans' hepatitis B knowledge, testing, and vaccination levels.