Vaccination rate and seroepidemiology of hepatitis a in chronic-hepatitis-B-infected individuals in the korean army.

BACKGROUND/AIMS Vaccination against hepatitis A virus (HAV) is recommended for patients with chronic hepatitis B (CHB), since they are potentially at an increased risk of HAV-related morbidity and mortality. However, little is known about the adherence to these recommendations in the community. This study evaluated the current vaccination status and… CONTINUE READING