1107I) What can a person do to avoid getting Hepatitis B or C? Any other ways?
PRACTICE SAFE SEX A
SAFE BLOOD TRANSFER B
USE DISPOSABLE SYRINGE C
AVOID CONTAMINATED FOOD/WATER D
AVOID CONTACT WITH INFECTED PERSON E
ENSURE INSTRUMENTS OF DENTISTS ARE PROPERLY STERILIZED F
OTHER (SPECIFY) _________ X
DON'T KNOW Z
NIU (not in universe)
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
HEPSTERIL indicates whether the respondent reported, in response to an open-ended question, that hepatitis can be avoided by making sure that instruments at the dentist are properly sterilized.