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Table 1 The characteristics of studies

From: Prevalence of hepatitis C virus among street children in Iran

First author Year City Sample size Number of participants infected with HCV Gender of infected with HCV Age (Year±SD) Odds ratio of risk factor reported Study design Test
Vahdani 2006 Tehran 102 0 0 10.1± 3 Not reported Cross-sectional ELISA
Fallah 2008 Tehran 203 7 Boy=7,Girl=0 NA Not reported Cross-sectional ELISA
Ataei 2010 Isfahan 386 4 Boy=4,Girl=0 12.62±3.23 Not reported Cross-sectional ELISA
Foroughi 2017 Tehran 1000 26 Unclear 15.62 ±2.5 Not reported Cross-sectional ELISA