Seroprevalence of Hepatitis Viruses B, C, D and HIV Infection Among Hemodialysis Patients in Kerman Province, South-East Iran

@inproceedings{Zahedi2012SeroprevalenceOH,
  title={Seroprevalence of Hepatitis Viruses B, C, D and HIV Infection Among Hemodialysis Patients in Kerman Province, South-East Iran},
  author={Mohammad javad Zahedi and Sodaif Darvish Moghaddam and Seyed Moayed Alavian and Mahdieh Dalili},
  booktitle={Hepatitis monthly},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND The prevalence of hepatitis viruses in hemodialysis patients has been reported to be much greater than in the general population. Attention to local data, effectively guides health planners so that they can control infections and prevent nosocomial transmissions. OBJECTIVES This cross sectional study was carried out to determine the prevalence of hepatitis B (HBV), hepatitis C (HCV), and hepatitis D (HDV) viruses, as well as the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in dialysis centers… CONTINUE READING
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