Prospective study of hepatitis B vaccination in patients with chronic hepatitis C

Wong, Voishim; Wreghitt, Tim G.
May 1996
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/25/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7042, p1336
Academic Journal
Studies hepatitis B vaccination of patients with chronic hepatitis C in Great Britain. Prevalence of hepatitis C; Risk of hepatitis B among intravenous drug users.


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