Hepatitis B birth dose vaccination rates among children in Beijing: A comparison of local residents and first and second generation migrants.

Abstract

Providing hepatitis B vaccine to all neonates within 24 hours of birth (Timely Birth Dose, TBD) is the key preventative measure to control perinatal hepatitis B virus infection. Previous Chinese studies of TBD only differentiated between migrant and non-migrant (local-born generation-LG) children. Our study is the first to stratify migrants in Beijing into… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/21645515.2015.1131370

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