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Protecting Patients From Surgical Hepatitis C Virus Infection

  • Robert T. Ball (a1)
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1.Center for Disease Control. Recommendations for preventing transmission of human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis B virus to patients during exposure-prone invasive procedures. MMWR 1991;40(RR-08):19.
2.Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Recommendations for prevention and control of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and HCV-related chronic disease. MMWR 1998; 47(RR-19):139.
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4.National Institutes of Health. Consensus Statement: Management of Hepatitis C. Bethesda, MD: National Institutes of Health; 1997.
5.Jaeckel E, Cornberg M, Wedemeyer H, et al. Treatment of acute hepatitis C with interfer-on-alfa-2b. N Engl J Med 2001;345:14521457.
6.Esteban JI, Gomez J, Martell M, et al. Transmission of hepatitis C virus by a cardiac surgeon. N Engl J Med 1996;334:555560.
7.Rabin R. Seeking a legal remedy; patient to sue heart surgeon he says gave him hepatitis C. Newsday April 12, 2002;A02.
8.Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Updated U.S. Public Health Service guidelines for the management of occupational exposures to HBV, HCV, and HIV, and recommendations for postexposure prophylaxis. MMWR 2001;50(RR-11):142.
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Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology
  • ISSN: 0899-823X
  • EISSN: 1559-6834
  • URL: /core/journals/infection-control-and-hospital-epidemiology
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