Increases in Acute Hepatitis B Virus Infections - Kentucky, Tennessee, and West Virginia, 2006-2013
Reports on increased rates of hepatitis B infections in three Appalachian states, particularly among injection drug users and in non-urban areas.
Aaron M. Harris, Kashif Iqbal, Sarah Schillie, et al.
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 65(3), 47-50
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Appalachia · Illicit drug use · Infectious diseases · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Kentucky · Tennessee · West Virginia