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Guidelines for the Prevention, Care and Treatment of Persons With Chronic Hepatitis B Infection : March

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From the World Health Organization, this book provides guidelines for the prevention, care, and treatment of patients with chronic hepatitis B infection, particularly in low and middle-income countries. After describing the methodology and process of developing the guidelines, chapters cover background on the disease, then recommendations for non-invasive assessment of liver disease stage, who to treat and who not to treat, first and second-line antiviral therapies, when to stop treatment, monitoring, prevention, and management considerations for coinfections, children, pregnant women, and others, as well as implementation considerations for national programs. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 134.0
Genre: Medical
Sub-Genre: Infectious Diseases, Public Health
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Stylus Pub Llc
Language: English
Street Date: September 8, 2015
TCIN: 21474362
UPC: 9789241549059
Item Number (DPCI): 247-48-9297

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