Hepatitis B Vaccine

  title={Hepatitis B Vaccine},
  author={Jerri D. Johnson},
  journal={The Lancet},
  • Jerri D. Johnson
  • Published 1980
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
  • Data to assess the benefits and risks of hepatitis B vaccine for the general population of U.S. children are sparse. This study addressed the problem of external validity found in previous studies of high risk populations by evaluating the benefit of hepatitis B vaccination for the general population of American children. We calculated the risk of liver problems among hepatitis B vaccinated and non-hepatitis B vaccinated children using logistic regression. Hepatitis B vaccinated children had an… CONTINUE READING