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Hepatitis and Liver Cancer: A National Strategy for Prevention and Control of Hepatitis B and C
Increased hepatitis B vaccination rates in various populations (Chapter 4).
Improved integration and enhancement of viral hepatitis services for specific at-risk populations and in health-care and other settings (Chapter 5).
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CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). 1998. Recommendations for prevention and control of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and HCV-related chronic disease. Morbidity and Morality Weekly: Recommendations and Reports 47(RR-19):1-39.
———. 2001. Updated U.S. Public Health Service guidelines for the management of occupational exposures to HBV, HCV, and HIV and recommendations for postexposure prophylaxis. Morbidity and Morality Weekly: Recommendations and Reports 50(RR-11):1-52.
———. 2004. Incidence of acute hepatitis B—United States, 1990-2002. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 52(51-52):1252-1254.
———. 2006. Screening for chronic hepatitis B among Asian/Pacific Islander populations—New York City, 2005. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report 55(18):505-509.