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Table 1 Positive responses to risk factors questions

From: Prevalence of hepatitis B and C and sensibility of a selective screening questionnaire in patients receiving chemotherapy for solid tumors

Risk factor questions n (%)
Major surgery/bleeding prior 1992 57 (15.1)
Acupuncture, tattoo or piercing without disposable devices a 55 (14.6)
Icterus 28 (7.4)
Liver disease other than cancer 23(6.1)
Transfusion prior 1992 b 20 (5.3)
Relatives with viral hepatitis 18 (4.8)
Grand prematurity or serious health problem at birth 13(3.5)
Birth or medical care in countries at risk 10(2.7)
Transplantation prior 1992a 6 (1.6)
Blood derived product prior 1988 a 5(1.3)
Hemodialysis 2(0.5)
Intravenous drug 1(0.3)
HIV+ a 1(0.3)
One or more risk factor 165 (44.0)
  1. a one missing data b two missing data