[Long-term experience with testing family and sexual contacts of HBsAg positive persons].

@article{Pazdiora2006LongtermEW,
  title={[Long-term experience with testing family and sexual contacts of HBsAg positive persons].},
  author={Petr Pazdiora and Zdenka B{\"o}hmov{\'a} and Anna Kub{\'a}tov{\'a} and Irena Menclov{\'a} and Ivana Mor{\'a}vkov{\'a} and Jitka Průchov{\'a} and Marie Přechov{\'a} and Marika Sp{\'a}{\vc}ilov{\'a}},
  journal={Epidemiologie, mikrobiologie, imunologie : casopis Spolecnosti pro epidemiologii a mikrobiologii Ceske lekarske spolecnosti J.E. Purkyne},
  year={2006},
  volume={55 2},
  pages={53-8}
}
UNLABELLED The study objectives were to identify HBsAg positive persons and to offer free vaccination against the infection to their family and sexual contacts found negative in screening for viral hepatitis B (VHB) postinfection markers. MATERIAL AND METHODS Any person testing HBsAg positive in the Plzen region was registered in cooperation with laboratories. The collected data included reason for testing, clinical diagnosis and ethnicity. Contacts were screened for postinfection markers and… CONTINUE READING