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Tattoos & Piercing 2002
Tattooing and High-Risk Behavior in Adolescents
Authors: Roberts TA, Ryan SA
Source: Pediatrics, December 2002, Vol. 110(6):1058-1063
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Decorating the "Human Canvas": Body Art and Your Patients (includes a "Guide for Patients")
Authors: Martel S, Anderson JE
Source: Contemporary Pediatrics, August 2002
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Tattoos and Body Piercings as Indicators of Adolescent Risk-Taking Behaviors
Authors: Carroll ST, Riffenburgh RH, Roberts TA, Myhre EB
Source: Pediatrics, June 2002, Vol. 109(6):1021-7
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Tattooing and Risk for Transfusion-Transmitted Diseases: The Role of the Type, Number and Design of the Tattoos, and the Conditions in Which They Were Performed
Authors: Nishioka Sde A, Gyorkos TW, Joseph L, Collet JP, Maclean JD
Source: Epidemiology and Infection, February 2002, Vol. 128(1):63-71
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Jaggers in the Pokey: Understanding Tattooing in Prisons and Reacting Rationally to It
Author: Awofeso N
Source: Australian Health Review, January 4, 2002, Vol. 25(2):162-9
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Tattoos & Piercing 2001
Association between Heroin Use, Needle Sharing and Tattoos Received in Prison with Hepatitis B and C Positivity among Street-Recruited Injecting Drug Users in New Mexico, USA
Authors: Samuel MC, Doherty PM, Bulterys M, Jenison SA
Source: Epidemiology and Infection, December 2001, Vol. 127(3):475-484
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Substance Abuse and High-Risk Needle-Related Behaviors among Homeless Youth in Minneapolis: Implications for Prevention
Authors: Lifson AR, Halcon LL
Source: Journal of Urban Health, December 2001, Vol. 78(4):690-8
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Body Piercing and Tattooing Perspectives
Authors: Millner VS, Eichold BH
Source: Clinical Nursing Research, November 2001, Vol. 10(4):424-441
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Risk Factors for Hepatitis C Virus Infection among Street Youths
Authors: Roy E, Haley N, Leclerc P, Boivin JF, Cedras L, Vincelette J
Source: Canadian Medical Association Journal, September 4, 2001, Vol. 165(5):557-560
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Body Piercing as a Risk Factor for Viral Hepatitis: An integrative research review
Authors: Hayes MO, Harkness GA
Source: American Journal of Infection Control, August 2001, Vol. 29(4):271-4
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Infection Control among Professional Tattooists in Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN
Authors: Raymond MJ, Pirie PL, Halcon LL
Source: Public Health Reports, May-June 2001, Vol. 116(3):249-256
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Commercial Tattooing as a Potentially Important Source of Hepatitis C Infection. Clinical Epidemiology of 626 Consecutive Patients Unaware of their Hepatitis C Serologic Status
Authors: Haley RW, Fischer RP
Source: Medicine (Baltimore), March 2001, Vol. 80(2):134-151
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Acute Hepatitis C Virus Infection in an Australian Prison Inmate: Tattooing as a possible transmission route
Authors: Post JJ, Dolan KA, Whybin LR, Carter IW, Haber PS, Lloyd AR
Source: Medical Journal of Australia, February 19, 2001, Vol. 174(4):183-4
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Tattooing, Body Piercing, and Branding Are on the Rise: Perspectives for school nurses
Authors: Armstrong ML, Kelly L
Source: Journal of School Nursing, February 2001, Vol. 17(1):12-23
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Tattoos: Counseling the adolescent
Authors: Montgomery DF, Parks D
Source: Journal of Pediatric Health Care, January-February 2001, Vol. 15(1):14-19
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Risk Factors for Acquisition of Hepatitis C Virus Infection: A case series and potential implications for disease surveillance
Authors: Yee LJ, Weiss HL, Langner RG, Herrera J, Kaslow RA, van Leeuwen DJ
Source: BioMed Central Infectious Diseases, 2001, Vol. 1(1):8
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Tattooing and Body Piercing among Adolescent Detainees: Relationship to alcohol and other drug use
Authors: Braithwaite R, Robillard A, Woodring T, Stephens T, Arriola KJ
Source: Journal of Substance Abuse, 2001, Vol. 13(1-2):5-16
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Tattoos as Risk Factors for Transfusion-Transmitted Diseases
Authors: Nishioka Sde A, Gyorkos TW
Source: International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 2001, Vol. 5(1):27-34
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Tattoos & Piercing 2000
Youth and Tattoos: What school health personnel should know
Authors: Brown KM, Perlmutter P, McDermott RJ
Source: Journal of School Health, November 2000, Vol. 70(9):355-360
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Tongue Piercing. The New 'Rusty Nail'?
Authors: Dyce O, Bruno JR, Hong D, Silverstein K, Brown MJ, Mirza N
Source: Head and Neck, October 2000, Vol. 22(7):728-32
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Tattoo Application Is Not Associated with an Increased Risk for Chronic Viral Hepatitis
Authors: Silverman AL, Sekhon JS, Saginaw SJ, Wiedbrauk D, Balasubramaniam M, Gordon SC Source: American Journal of Gastroenterology, May 2000, Vol. 95(5):1312-5
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Tattoos & Piercing 1999
Tattooing and Body Piercing. Body Art Practices among College Students
Authors: Greif J, Hewitt W, Armstrong ML
Source: Clinical Nursing Research, November 1999, Vol. 8(4):368-385
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Body Piercing Medical Concerns with Cutting-Edge Fashion
Authors: Koenig LM, Carnes M
Source: Journal of General Internal Medicine, June 1999, Vol. 14(6):379-385
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Hepatitis C Virus Infection in the United States
Author: Alter MJ
Source: Journal of Hepatology, 1999, Vol. 31(Supplement 1):88-91
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Risks Associated with Tattooing and Body Piercing
Authors: Braithwaite RL, Stephens T, Sterk C, Braithwaite K
Source: Journal of Public Health Policy, 1999, Vol. 20(4):459-470
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Tattoos & Piercing 1998-1995
The Living Canvas
Authors: Greif J, Hewitt W
Source: Advanced Nursing Practice, June 1998, Vol. 6(6):26-31,82
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Infectious Complications of Body Piercing
Authors: Tweeten SS, Rickman LS
Source: Clinical Infectious Diseases, March 1998, Vol. 26(3):735-740
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Beauty Treatments and Risk of Parenterally Transmitted Hepatitis: Results from the hepatitis surveillance system in Italy
Authors: Mele A, Corona R, Tosti ME
Source: Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Disease, 1995, Vol. 27(5):441-4
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