Hepatitis B Immunisation amongst doctors and laboratory personnel in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

@inproceedings{Khan2013HepatitisBI,
  title={Hepatitis B Immunisation amongst doctors and laboratory personnel in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa},
  author={Feroza Y. Khan and Andrew Ross},
  year={2013}
}
Copyright: © 2013. The Authors. Licensee: AOSIS OpenJournals. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution License. Background: Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is the most easily transmitted blood-borne pathogen and is an occupational hazard for health care workers (HCWs). Despite the fact that infection is preventable through vaccination and post-exposure immunoglobulin therapy, many HCWs are unaware of the risks of HBV infection and of appropriate preventative measures. This… CONTINUE READING