Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is transmitted via blood or sexual contact. People with chronic HBV infection are at increased risk for cirrhosis and liver cancer and require medical care. ACIP recommends vaccination of adults at risk for HBV infection, including universal vaccination of adults in settings.
May 07, 2018 · Detailed Hepatitis B Adult Vaccine dosage information for adults. Includes dosages for Hepatitis B Prophylaxis; plus renal, liver and dialysis adjustments.6.5/10.
Hepatitis B vaccination recommendations vary by a person’s age and risk factors. In the Technically Speaking column in August, we discussed routine hepatitis B vaccination of infants, children and teens. This month, let’s review hepatitis B vaccination of adults, including vaccination guidance for .