CDC, ACP Offer Joint Guidance on Hepatitis B Vaccination and Screening (Consenso)

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By Kelly Young

Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Jaye Elizabeth Hefner, MD


The CDC and the American College of Physicians have released best practice advice on vaccinating against and screening for hepatitis B virus (HBV).

The document, published in Annals of Internal Medicine, recommends vaccinating the following at-risk adults:

Clinicians should screen the following at-risk groups for hepatitis B infection:

Patients who test positive for HBsAg should be provided counseling and HBV-directed care.


Última actualización el 01 de Junio de 2019