Hepatitis A/B Vaccine Completion among Homeless Adults with History of Incarceration

Hepatitis A/B Vaccine Completion among Homeless Adults with History of Incarceration

Hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccination rates for incarcerated adults remain low despite their high risk for infection. This study determined predictors of vaccine completion in homeless adults (N= 297) who reported histories of incarceration and who participated in one of three nurse-led hepatitis programs of different intensity. (Authors)

JOURNAL: Journal of Forensic Nursing
VOLUME: 8
ISSUE: 1
PAGES: 13-22
PUBLICATION DATE: 2012
LOCATION: Los Angeles, California