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Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — Public Health and Epidemiology.

1 In communicable disease control, contact with a source of a disease agent that leads to transmission of the agent to a new host.

2 In environmental...

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Factors Associated with Interest in Initiating Treatment for Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection among Young HCV-Infected Injection Drug Users

Steffanie A. Strathdee, M. Latka, J. Campbell, P. T. O'Driscoll, E. T. Golub, F. Kapadia, R. A. Pollini, R. S. Garfein, D. L. Thomas and H. Hagan.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

April 2005; p ublished online April 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 5052 words.

Objective . We sought to identify factors associated with interest in receiving therapy for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection among HCV-infected...

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Eligibility for Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus Infection among Young Injection Drug Users in 3 US Cities

Holly Hagan, Mary H. Latka, Jennifer V. Campbell, Elizabeth T. Golub, Richard S. Garfein, David A. Thomas, Farzana Kapadia and Steffanie A. Strathdee.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

March 2006; p ublished online March 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 2595 words.

Among 404 injection drug users aged 18–35 who tested positive for hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA, 96% had conditions that are potentially unwarranted contraindications for HCV treatment (e.g.,...

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Infection with Hepatitis C Virus Transmitted by Accidental Needlesticks

Gabriella De Carli, Vincenzo Puro, Paola Scognamiglio and Giuseppe Ippolito.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

December 2003; p ublished online December 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 810 words.

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science — Public Health and Epidemiology.

1 In communicable disease control, contact with a source of a disease agent that leads to transmission of the agent to a new host.

2 In environmental...

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Media Studies.

1. In conventional photography, the chemical reaction caused by allowing light rays to reach the photosensitive film for a fraction of a second. The amount of light reaching...

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

Used in Web advertising to describe the number of times a visitor to a Web site is exposed to a particular banner advert.

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.

The precise location of a meteorological instrument, which has a direct effect on the accuracy, repeatability, and representative nature of the readings given by that instrument. The...

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. (in behaviour therapy) a method of treating fears and phobias that involves confronting the individual with the situation he has been avoiding, so allowing the fears to wane...

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exposure

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

It is an offence under the Sexual Offences Act 2003 for a person of either sex intentionally to expose his genitals with the intention that someone will see them and be alarmed or...

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Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

The degree of risk involved in holding a particular trading position.

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