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Trends in the Burden of Hepatitis B in a Southern Brazilian State

Chaiana Esmeraldino Mendes Marcon 1 , Ione Jayce Ceola Schneider 2 , Fabiana Schuelter-Trevisol 1 , 3 and Jefferson Traebert 1 , *
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1 University of Southern Santa Catarina (UNISUL), Tubarao/SC, Brazil
2 Physiotherapy School, Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Ararangua/SC, Brazil
3 Clinical Research Center, Nossa Senhora da Conceicao Hospital, Tubarao/SC, Brazil
Article information
  • Hepatitis Monthly: November 01, 2015, 15 (11); e31906
  • Published Online: November 28, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 28, 2015
  • Revised: September 8, 2015
  • Accepted: October 17, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.31906

To Cite: Marcon C E M, Schneider I J C, Schuelter-Trevisol F, Traebert J. Trends in the Burden of Hepatitis B in a Southern Brazilian State, Hepat Mon. 2015 ; 15(11):e31906. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.31906.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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