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Research & Reviews  3,297 results

Prognostic, clinical and therapeutic importance of RANTES-CCR5 axis in hepatitis A infe...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.26557
Journal of Medical Virology; Baruah V, Tiwari D et. al.

Sep 25th, 2020 - Fulminant hepatic failure (FHF) is a lethal manifestation of hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection, whose underlying mechanisms are poorly understood. We aimed to evaluate the importance of the modulation of RANTES-CCR5 signalling axis and its immunom...

Vaccination Status of Alaska Native Persons With Hepatitis A Virus Infection-Alaska, 19...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa1102
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America; Plumb ID, Gounder PP et. al.

Sep 24th, 2020 - Following increases in reported cases of hepatitis A, we assessed the impact of hepatitis A vaccine in Alaska Native persons. During 1996-2018, only 6 cases of hepatitis A were identified, all in unvaccinated adults. Populations can be protected a...

A description of a hepatitis A outbreak in men who have sex with men and public health ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09499-3
BMC Public Health; Nicolay N, Le Bourhis-Zaimi M et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2020 - In 2016-2017, a European-wide circulation of genotype IA hepatitis A virus was responsible for hepatitis A outbreaks in men who have sex with men (MSM). This study aimed to describe the outbreak investigation in Seine-Maritime department (France) ...

Hepatitis A epidemiology in Latin American countries: a 2020 view from a systematic lit...
https://doi.org/10.1080/14760584.2020.1813575
Expert Review of Vaccines; Andani A, van Elten TM et. al.

Sep 21st, 2020 - The World Health Organization recommends vaccination against hepatitis A virus (HAV) for children aged 1 year and older in areas where endemicity has shifted from high to intermediate. There are no recent comprehensive reviews of the epidemiology ...

Declining prevalence of hepatitis A and silent circulation of hepatitis E virus infecti...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.09.024
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; de Almeida E Araújo D, de Oliveira JM et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection is considered highly endemic in Brazil, especially in low-income areas. In contrast, only a few human cases of hepatitis E have been reported. This study aimed to estimate the prevalence and potential risk factors...

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Guidelines  11 results

Update: Widespread Outbreaks of Hepatitis A among People Who Use Drugs and People Experiencing Homelessness across the United States
https://emergency.cdc.gov/han/han00418.asp

Mar 24th, 2019 - Multiple states across the country have reported outbreaks of hepatitis A, primarily among people who use drugs and people experiencing homelessness. Since the hepatitis A outbreaks were first identified in 2016, more than 15,000 cases, 8,500 (57%...

Update: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for Use of ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6319798
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Nelson NP, Link-Gelles R et. al.

Nov 1st, 2018 - Postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) with hepatitis A (HepA) vaccine or immune globulin (IG) effectively prevents infection with hepatitis A virus (HAV) when administered within 2 weeks of exposure. Preexposure prophylaxis against HAV infection through ...

ACG Clinical Guideline: Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Chemistries
https://journals.lww.com/ajg/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2017&issue=01000&article=00013&type=Fulltext
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kwo,P.,et al

Jun 30th, 2017 - Clinicians are required to assess abnormal liver chemistries on a daily basis. The most common liver chemistries ordered are serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT), aspartate aminotransferase (AST), alkaline phosphatase and bilirubin. These tests sh...

2015 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines- Viral Hepatitis
https://www.cdc.gov/std/tg2015/hepatitis.htm

Jun 4th, 2015 - Hepatitis A, caused by infection with the hepatitis A virus (HAV), has an incubation period of approximately 28 days (range: 15–50 days) (819). HAV replicates in the liver and is shed in high concentrations in feces from 2–3 weeks before to 1 week.

A shot at hepatitis prevention.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22086888
The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association; Voise N,

Dec 6th, 2011 - Recent trends suggest that the prevalence of hepatitis infection has declined in populations vaccinated against the hepatitis viruses. Still, with an estimated 20,000 new infections annually in the United States from human hepatitis A virus, as ma...

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Drugs  17 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,417 results

Prognostic, clinical and therapeutic importance of RANTES-CCR5 axis in hepatitis A infe...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.26557
Journal of Medical Virology; Baruah V, Tiwari D et. al.

Sep 25th, 2020 - Fulminant hepatic failure (FHF) is a lethal manifestation of hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection, whose underlying mechanisms are poorly understood. We aimed to evaluate the importance of the modulation of RANTES-CCR5 signalling axis and its immunom...

Vaccination Status of Alaska Native Persons With Hepatitis A Virus Infection-Alaska, 19...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa1102
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America; Plumb ID, Gounder PP et. al.

Sep 24th, 2020 - Following increases in reported cases of hepatitis A, we assessed the impact of hepatitis A vaccine in Alaska Native persons. During 1996-2018, only 6 cases of hepatitis A were identified, all in unvaccinated adults. Populations can be protected a...

A description of a hepatitis A outbreak in men who have sex with men and public health ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09499-3
BMC Public Health; Nicolay N, Le Bourhis-Zaimi M et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2020 - In 2016-2017, a European-wide circulation of genotype IA hepatitis A virus was responsible for hepatitis A outbreaks in men who have sex with men (MSM). This study aimed to describe the outbreak investigation in Seine-Maritime department (France) ...

Hepatitis A epidemiology in Latin American countries: a 2020 view from a systematic lit...
https://doi.org/10.1080/14760584.2020.1813575
Expert Review of Vaccines; Andani A, van Elten TM et. al.

Sep 21st, 2020 - The World Health Organization recommends vaccination against hepatitis A virus (HAV) for children aged 1 year and older in areas where endemicity has shifted from high to intermediate. There are no recent comprehensive reviews of the epidemiology ...

Declining prevalence of hepatitis A and silent circulation of hepatitis E virus infecti...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.09.024
International Journal of Infectious Diseases : IJID : Official Publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases; de Almeida E Araújo D, de Oliveira JM et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection is considered highly endemic in Brazil, especially in low-income areas. In contrast, only a few human cases of hepatitis E have been reported. This study aimed to estimate the prevalence and potential risk factors...

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News  167 results

Morning Break: Growing Hep A Threat; Suicide Coaching? The Tattoo Regret Business
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/publichealth/81378

Aug 2nd, 2019 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. The state of Florida and the city of Philadelphia declared public health emergencies over outbreaks of hepatitis A. (Miami Herald, 6ABC.com) A fourth Ebola case was diagnosed in the Congolese city of...

ACIP endorses catch-up hepatitis A vaccinations
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/203767/vaccines/acip-endorses-catch-hepatitis-vaccinations?channel=39313
Heidi Splete

Jun 28th, 2019 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Committee on Immunization Practices voted unanimously in support of three recommendations for the use of hepatitis A vaccines. Joseph Abbott/Thinkstock The committee recommended catch-up vaccination.

Morning Break: Insys in Chapter 11; Flying Solo with Medicare; Abortion Doctor Wanted
https://www.medpagetoday.com/painmanagement/opioids/80353

Jun 10th, 2019 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. Embattled opioid drugmaker Insys Therapeutics, best known for the fentanyl product Subsys (and its former executives' criminal convictions), filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. (Reuters) Kroger recalled...

CDC: Hepatitis A Cases Quadruple in 5 Years
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/hepatitis/79731

May 9th, 2019 - Hepatitis A cases rose almost 300% from 2016-2018 compared with 2013-2015, in part due to large outbreaks in the homeless population and among people who use drugs, CDC researchers found. There was a 294% increase in reported hepatitis A infection...

Morning Break: Hep A Cases Hit Arizona; Test to Predict Obesity; Medical Board Sued
https://www.medpagetoday.com/primarycare/generalprimarycare/79658

May 7th, 2019 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. Hepatitis A cases are on the rise in Arizona, health officials report. (Fox News) Measles 2019 in America, infographically explained. (Washington Post) A woman diagnosed with melanoma at 21 tells ABC...

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Patient Education  31 results see all →