Table 1

Demographic characteristics of patients tested and not tested for HVC Ab
All N=965 N(%) Tested for HCV infection N=695 N(%) Not tested for HCV infection N=270 N(%) p
Age mean (sd) 43.59 (11.99) 43.2 (11.18) 44.58 (13.83) 0.11
Males 944(97.82) 682 (98.13) 262 (97.04) 0.33
Females 21 (2.18) 13 (1.87) 8 (2.96)
Origin
Africa 92(9.53) 59 (8.49) 33 (12.22) 0.23
East Europe 67(6.94) 47 (6.76) 20 (7.41)
Italy 775(80.31) 564 (81.15) 211 (78.15)
other 31(3.21) 25 (3.6) 6 (2.22)

Brandolini et al.

Brandolini et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:981   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-981

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