[Hepatitis B vaccination in patients on chronic hemodialysis].

  title={[Hepatitis B vaccination in patients on chronic hemodialysis].},
  author={Vedran Kova{\vc}i{\'c} and Milenka {\vS}ain and Valentina Vukman},
  journal={Lijecnicki vjesnik},
  volume={125 5-6},
Patients on chronic haemodialysis (PCHD) respond less well to vaccination with recombinant hepatitis B virus superficial antigen (HbsAg) because of immunity disorders in uraemic patients. Today many schemes and vaccination modification for nonresponding PCHD are proposed. The reaction on vaccination with HbsAg is weaker in those PCHD who had diabetes, older… CONTINUE READING