Post-Exposure Prophylaxis

Known as: Prevention, Post-Exposure, Post Exposure Prophylaxis, Post Exposure Prevention 
The prevention of infection or disease following exposure to a pathogen.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
This report updates US Public Health Service recommendations for the management of healthcare personnel (HCP) who experience… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND With the rise of the second pandemic wave of the novel influenza A (H1N1) virus in the current season in the Northern… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND The risk for occupational exposure to HIV has been well characterized in the developed world, but limited information… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a major cause of liver disease worldwide and a potential cause of substantial morbidity and mortality… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This report updates U.S. Public Health Service recommendations for the management of health-care personnel (HCP) who have… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We determined the efficacy of postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) and treatment of ill index cases with oseltamivir, in an attempt to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The effectiveness of postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) following occupational exposure to HIV has prompted advocacy for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
This report updates and consolidates all previous U.S. Public Health Service recommendations for the management of health-care… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The feasibility of providing postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) after sexual or injection drug use exposures to human… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) after intravaginal exposure to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) was investigated using the HIV… (More)
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