Efficacy of Influenza Vaccination in Patients with Cirrhosis and Inactive Carriers of Hepatitis B Virus Infection

@inproceedings{Sayyad2012EfficacyOI,
  title={Efficacy of Influenza Vaccination in Patients with Cirrhosis and Inactive Carriers of Hepatitis B Virus Infection},
  author={Babak Sayyad and Seyed Moayed Alavian and Farid Najafi and Talat Mokhtari Azad and M H Ari Tabarestani and Maria Shirvani and Bita Behnava and M Afshrian and Siavash Vaziri and Ali Reza Janbakhsh and Feizolla Mansouri and Sh Kaviani},
  booktitle={Iranian Red Crescent medical journal},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Influenza can causes morbidity and mortality that are greatly enhanced in patients with underlying chronic diseases such as Cirrhotic patients. This study was performed to assess the immunogenicity of Influenza vaccination in patients with cirrhosis and inactive carriers of Hepatitis B virus infection. METHODS In this clinical study 93 enrolled subjects divided into 3 groups: Cirrhotic (N=28), Inactive carriers of Hepatitis B (N=31) and subjects (N=34). All the participants were… CONTINUE READING
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