Systematic review with meta‐analysis: the association between hepatitis E seroprevalence and haemodialysis

  title={Systematic review with meta‐analysis: the association between hepatitis E seroprevalence and haemodialysis},
  author={S. Haffar and F. Bazerbachi and M. Leise and J. J. Dillon and R. Albright and M. Murad and P. Kamath and K. Watt},
  journal={Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics},
  pages={790 - 799}
  • S. Haffar, F. Bazerbachi, +5 authors K. Watt
  • Published 2017
  • Medicine
  • Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics
  • Hepatitis E virus (HEV) infection appears to be more common than previously thought. HEV seroprevalence in patients on maintenance haemodialysis (HD) is unclear with a range from 0% to 44%. In addition, risk factors of transmission of HEV in patients on haemodialysis are unknown. 
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