|Type||Journal Article - BMC Infectious Diseases|
|Title||Hepatitis B virus in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic: a cross sectional serosurvey in different cohorts|
Despite hepatitis B vaccination at birth and at 6, 10 and 14 weeks of age, hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection continues to be endemic in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR). We carried out a cross-sectional serological study in infants, pre-school children, school pupils and pregnant women to determine their burden of disease, risk of infection and vaccination status.
|»||Lao PDR - Social Indicator Survey 2011-2012|