Hepatitis B vaccination and risk of hepatitis B infection in HIV-infected individuals.

@article{Landrum2010HepatitisBV,
  title={Hepatitis B vaccination and risk of hepatitis B infection in HIV-infected individuals.},
  author={Michael L. Landrum and Katherine Huppler Hullsiek and Anuradha Ganesan and Amy C. Weintrob and Nancy F. Crum-Cianflone and Robert Vincent Barthel and Robert J. O'Connell and Ann M. Fieberg and Helen M. Chun and Vincent C. Marconi and Matthew J. Dolan and Brian K. Agan},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2010},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={545-55}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the association of hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccination with risk of HBV infection among HIV-infected patients and HBV infection risk factors among vaccinees. DESIGN Observational cohort study. METHODS Participants enrolled from 1986 through 2004, unvaccinated and serologically negative for HBV infection at the time of HIV diagnosis, were followed longitudinally through 2007 for the occurrence of HBV infection. Risk factors for HBV infection were evaluated using time to… CONTINUE READING