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MMWR Publications

The following are selected MMWRs focusing on viral hepatitis.
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Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A
Updated Dosing Instructions for Immune Globulin (Human) GamaSTAN S/D for Hepatitis A Virus Prophylaxis MMWR 2017;66(36);959-960[PDF – 2 pages] HTML version
Notes from the Field: Health Care–Associated Hepatitis A Outbreak — Texas, 2015 MMWR 2016;65(16);425-426[PDF – 24 pages] HTML version
Progress Toward Eliminating Hepatitis A Disease in the United States MMWR 2016;65(1)[PDF – 13 pages] HTML version
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines, 2015 (includes chapter on Hepatitis A) MMWR 2015;64(No.3)[PDF – 140 pages] HTML version
Hepatitis A Outbreak Among Adults with Developmental Disabilities in Group Homes — Michigan, 2013 MMWR 2015;64(06);148-152[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Establishment of a Viral Hepatitis Surveillance System — Pakistan, 2009–2011 MMWR 2011;60(40);1385-1390[PDF – 36pages] HTML icon
Hepatitis A Vaccination Coverage Among U.S. Children Aged 12–23 Months — Immunization Information System Sentinel Sites, 2006—2009 MMWR 2010;59(25);776-779[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Updated Recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) for Use of Hepatitis A Vaccine in Close Contacts of Newly Arriving International Adoptees September 18, 2009 MMWR 2009;58(36);1006-1007[PDF – 36 pages] HTML icon
National, State, and Local Area Vaccination Coverage Among Children Aged 19–35 Months MMWR 2009;58(33):921–926[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Surveillance for Acute Viral Hepatitis — United States, 2007 MMWR 2009;58(SS-3)[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Update: Prevention of Hepatitis A After Exposure to Hepatitis A Virus and in International Travelers. Updated Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) MMWR 2007;56(41):1080–84[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
FDA Approval of an Alternate Dosing Schedule for a Combined Hepatitis A and B Vaccine (Twinrix®) MMWR 2007;56(40):1057[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Hepatitis A Vaccination Coverage Among Children Aged 24–35 Months — United States, 2004–2005 MMWR 2007;56(27):678–681[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Prevention of Hepatitis A Through Active or Passive Immunization: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) MMWR 2006;55(RR-7)[PDF – 30 pages] HTML icon
Positive Test Results for Acute Hepatitis A Virus Infection Among Persons With No Recent History of Acute Hepatitis MMWR 2005;54(18):453–456[PDF – 24 pages] HTML icon
Diagnosis and Management of Foodborne Illnesses: a Primer for Physicians and Other Health Care Professionals MMWR 2004;53(RR-4)[PDF – 40 pages] HTML icon
Prevention and Control of Infections with Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings MMWR 2003;52(RR-1)[PDF – 44 pages] HTML icon

Hepatitis B

Hepatitis B
Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for Use of a Hepatitis B Vaccine with a Novel Adjuvant MMWR 2018;67(15);455-458 [PDF – 4 pages] HTML version
Prevention of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices MMWR 2018;67(1);1–31 [PDF – 36 pages] HTML version
Increases in Acute Hepatitis B Virus Infections — Kentucky, Tennessee, and West Virginia, 2006–2013 MMWR 2016;65(3);47-50[PDF – 36 pages] HTML version
Update: Shortened Interval for Postvaccination Serologic Testing of Infants Born to Hepatitis B-Infected Mothers MMWR 2015;64(39);1118-20[PDF – 32 pages] HTML version
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines, 2015 (includes chapter on Hepatitis B) MMWR 2015;64(No.3)[PDF – 140 pages] HTML version
Progress Toward Prevention of Transfusion-Transmitted Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Infection — Sub-Saharan Africa, 2000–2011 MMWR 2014;63(29);613-619[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
CDC Guidance for Evaluating Health-Care Personnel for Hepatitis B Virus Protection and for Administering Postexposure Management MMWR 2013;62(rr10);1-19[PDF – 24 pages] HTML icon
Hepatitis B Vaccine Birthdose Practices in a Country Where Hepatitis B is Endemic — Laos, December 2011–February 2012 MMWR 2013;62(29);587-590[PDF – 16 pages] HTML icon
Notes from the Field: Transmission of HBV Among Assisted-Living–Facility Residents — Virginia, 2012 MMWR 2013;62(19);389-389[PDF – 16 pages] HTML icon
Updated CDC Recommendations for the Management of Hepatitis B Virus–Infected Health-Care Providers and Students MMWR 2012;61(RR-12);1-12[PDF – 16 pages] HTML icon
Multiple Outbreaks of Hepatitis B Virus Infection Related to Assisted Monitoring of Blood Glucose Among Residents of Assisted Living Facilities — Virginia, 2009–2011 MMWR 2012;61(19);339-343[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Investigation of Viral Hepatitis Infections Possibly Associated with Health-Care Delivery — New York City, 2008–2011 MMWR 2012;61(19);333-338[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Surveillance for Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection — New York City, June 2008–November 2009 MMWR 2012;61(01);6-9[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Use of Hepatitis B Vaccination for Adults with Diabetes Mellitus: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) MMWR 2011;60(50);1709-1711[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Establishment of a Viral Hepatitis Surveillance System — Pakistan, 2009–2011 MMWR 2011;60(40);1385-1390[PDF – 36 pages] HTML icon
Notes from the Field: Transplant-Transmitted Hepatitis B Virus — United States, 2010 MMWR 2011;60(32)[PDF – 44 pages] HTML icon
Notes from the Field: Deaths from Acute Hepatitis B Virus Infection Associated with Assisted Blood Glucose Monitoring in an Assisted-Living Facility — North Carolina, August–October 2010 MMWR 2011;60(6)[PDF – 40 pages] HTML icon
Potential Transmission of Viral Hepatitis Through Use of Stored Blood Vessels as Conduits in Organ Transplantation — Pennsylvania, 2009 MMWR 2011;60(6)[PDF – 40 pages] HTML icon
The Adult Hepatitis Vaccine Project — California, 2007–2008 MMWR 2010;59(17):513–516[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
National, State, and Local Area Vaccination Coverage Among Children Aged 19–35 Months MMWR 2009;58(33):921–926[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Surveillance for Acute Viral Hepatitis — United States, 2007 MMWR 2009;58(SS-3)[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Recommendations for Identification and Public Health Management of Persons with Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection MMWR 2008;57(RR-08)[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Implementation of Newborn Hepatitis B Vaccination — Worldwide, 2006 MMWR 2008;57(46):1249-1252[PDF – 24 pages] HTML icon
Newborn Hepatitis B Vaccination Coverage Among Children Born January 2003–June 2005 — United States MMWR 2008;57(30):825-828[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Surveillance for Acute Viral Hepatitis — United States, 2007 MMWR 2009;58(SS-3) HTML icon
FDA Approval of an Alternate Dosing Schedule for a Combined Hepatitis A and B Vaccine (Twinrix®) MMWR 2007;56(40):1057[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
National Vaccination Coverage Among Adolescents Aged 13–17 Years — United States, 2006 MMWR 2007;56(34):885–888[PDF – 28X pages] HTML icon
National, State, and Local Area Vaccination Coverage Among Children Aged 19–35 Months — United States, 2006

Please note: Be sure to access the following three important appendices to get the complete document.
Appendix A: Immunization Management Issues
Appendix B: Postexposure Prophylaxis to Prevent HBV Infection
Appendix C: Identification/Management of HBsAg–Positive Persons

MMWR 2007;56(34):880–885[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
A Comprehensive Immunization Strategy to Eliminate Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States — Part II: Immunization of Adults MMWR 2006,55(RR-16)[PDF – 40 pages] HTML icon
Screening for Chronic Hepatitis B Among Asian/Pacific Islander Populations — New York City, 2005 MMWR 2006;55(18):505–509[PDF – 24 pages] HTML icon
Hepatitis B Vaccination Coverage Among Adults — United States, 2004

Please note: Be sure to access the following 3 important appendices to get the complete document.

Appendix A: Case Management
Appendix B: Immunization Management Issues
Appendix C: Postexposure Prophylaxis
Corrected Table 4: Hepatitis B Immunization Management of Preterm Infants Weighing <2,000 g, by Maternal Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg) Status[PDF – 1 page]

 

MMWR 2006;55(18):509–511[PDF – 24 pages] HTML icon
A Comprehensive Immunization Strategy to Eliminate Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States — Part I: Immunization of Infants, Children, and Adolescents Please note: Be sure to access the following 3 important appendices to get the complete document. MMWR 2005,54(RR-16)[PDF – 39 pages] HTML icon
Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Among Persons Undergoing Blood Glucose Monitoring in Long-Term-Care Facilities – Mississippi, North Carolina, and Los Angeles County, California, 2003–2004 MMWR 2005;54(9):220–223[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Acute Hepatitis B Among Children and Adolescents — United States, 1990–2002 MMWR 2004;53(43):1015–1018[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Transmission of Hepatitis B and C Viruses in Outpatient Settings — New York, Oklahoma, and Nebraska, 2000–2002 MMWR 2003;52(38):901–906[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Prevention and Control of Infections with Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings MMWR 2003;52(RR-1)[PDF – 44 pages] HTML icon
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)[PDF – 67 pages] HTML icon
Recommendations for Preventing Transmission of Infections Among Chronic Hemodialysis Patients MMWR 2001;50(RR-5)[PDF – 63 pages]

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C
Increased Risk for Mother-to-Infant Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus Among Medicaid Recipients ― Wisconsin, 2011–2015 MMWR 2017;66(42);1136–1139[PDF – 4 pages] HTML version
Evaluation of the Impact of Mandating Health Care Providers to Offer Hepatitis C Virus Screening to All Persons Born During 1945–1965 — New York, 2014 MMWR 2017;66(38);1023–1026[PDF – 4 pages] HTML version
National Progress Toward Hepatitis C Elimination — Georgia, 2015–2016 MMWR 2016;65(41);1132-1135[PDF – 4 pages] HTML version
Increased Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Detection in Women of Childbearing Age and Potential Risk for Vertical Transmission — United States and Kentucky, 2011–2014 MMWR 2016;65(No.28);705-710[PDF – 6 pages] HTML version
Notes from the Field: Investigation of Hepatitis C Virus Transmission Associated with Injection Therapy for Chronic Pain — California, 2015 MMWR 2016;65(No.21);547-549[PDF – 3 pages] HTML version
Birth Cohort Testing for Hepatitis C Virus — Indian Health Service 2012–2015 MMWR 2016;65(No.18);467-469[PDF – 3 pages] HTML version
Identification and Clinical Management of Persons with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection — Cherokee Nation, 2012–2015 MMWR 2016;65(No.18);461-466[PDF – 6 pages] HTML version
Increases in Hepatitis C Virus Infection Related to Injection Drug Use Among Persons Aged ≤30 Years — Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia, 2006–2012 MMWR 2016;64(No.17)[PDF – 32 pages] HTML version
Notes from the Field: Hepatitis C Outbreak in a Dialysis Clinic — Tennessee, 2014
Daniel Muleta, MD; Marion A. Kainer, MBBS; Loretta Moore- Moravian; et al.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep 2016;64:1386-7[PDF – 24 pages] HTML version
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines, 2015 (includes chapter on Hepatitis C) MMWR 2015;64(No.3)[PDF – 140 pages] HTML version
Progress Toward Prevention of Transfusion-Transmitted Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C Infection — Sub-Saharan Africa, 2000–2011 MMWR 2014;63(29);613-619[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Expanding Primary Care Capacity to Treat Hepatitis C Virus Infection Through an Evidence-Based Care Model — Arizona and Utah, 2012–2014 MMWR 2014;63(18);393-398[PDF – 28 pages] HTML icon
Locations and Reasons for Initial Testing for Hepatitis C Infection — Chronic Hepatitis Cohort Study, United States, 2006–2010 MMWR 2013; Vol. 62(32);645-648[PDF – 16 pages] HTML icon
Vital Signs: Evaluation of Hepatitis C Virus Infection Testing and Reporting — Eight U.S. Sites, 2005–2011 MMWR 2013; Vol. 62 Early Release[PDF – 5 pages] HTML icon
Testing for HCV Infection: An Update of Guidance for Clinicians and Laboratorians MMWR 2013; Vol. 62 Early Release[PDF – 4 pages] HTML icon
Recommendations for the Identification of Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection Among Persons Born During 1945–1965 MMWR 2012; Vol. 61 (RR-4)[PDF – 36 pages] HTML icon
Notes from the Field : Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among Young Adults — Rural Wisconsin, 2010 MMWR 2012;61(19);358-358[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Investigation of Viral Hepatitis Infections Possibly Associated with Health-Care Delivery — New York City, 2008–2011 MMWR 2012;61(19);333-338[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus Through Transplanted Organs and Tissue — Kentucky and Massachusetts, 2011 MMWR 2011;60(50);1697-1700[PDF – 32pages] HTML icon
Notes from the Field: Risk Factors for Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among Young Adults — Massachusetts, 2010 MMWR 2011;60(42);1457-1458[PDF – 32pages] HTML icon
Establishment of a Viral Hepatitis Surveillance System — Pakistan, 2009–2011 MMWR 2011;60(40);1385-1390[PDF – 36pages] HTML icon
Sexual Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex with Men – New York City, 2005-2010 MMWR 2011;60(28);945-950[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Hepatitis C Virus Infection Among Adolescents and Young Adults — Massachusetts, 2002—2009 MMWR 2011;60(17);537-541[PDF – 36 pages] HTML icon
Potential Transmission of Viral Hepatitis Through Use of Stored Blood Vessels as Conduits in Organ Transplantation — Pennsylvania, 2009 MMWR 2011;60(RR-6)[PDF – 40 pages] HTML icon
Evaluation of Acute Hepatitis C Infection Surveillance — United States, 2008 November 2010; 59(43);1407-1410[PDF – 40 pages] HTML icon
Hepatocellular Carcinoma — United States, 2001-2006 May 2010; 59(17); 517-520[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Surveillance for Acute Viral Hepatitis — United States, 2007 MMWR 2009;58(SS-3)[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Transmission of Hepatitis B and C Viruses in Outpatient Settings — New York, Oklahoma, and Nebraska, 2000–2002 MMWR 2003;52(38):901–906[PDF – 32 pages] HTML icon
Guidelines for Laboratory Testing and Result Reporting of Antibody to Hepatitis C Virus MMWR 2003;52(RR-3)[PDF – 24 pages] HTML icon
Guidelines for Prevention and Control of Infections with Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings MMWR 2003;52(RR-1)[PDF – 24 pages] HTML icon
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)[PDF – 44 pages] HTML icon
Recommendations for Preventing Transmission of Infections Among Chronic Hemodialysis Patients MMWR 2001;50(RR-5)[PDF – 67 pages] HTML icon
1999 USPHS/IDSA Guidelines for the Prevention of Opportunistic Infections in Persons Infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) MMWR 1999;48(RR-10)[PDF – 63 pages] HTML icon
Recommendations for Prevention and Control of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) Infection and HCV-Related Chronic Disease MMWR 1998;47(RR-19)[PDF – 54 pages] HTML icon

Hepatitis E

Hepatitis E
Investigation of Hepatitis E Outbreak Among Refugees — Upper Nile, South Sudan, 2012-2013 MMWR 2013;62(29);581-586[PDF – 16 pages] HTML icon

Other Hepatitis-Related Publications

Other Hepatitis-Related Publications
Guidelines for Hand Hygiene in Health-Care Settings: Recommendations of the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee and the HICPAC/SHEA/APIC/IDSA Hand Hygiene Task Force MMWR 2002;51(RR-16)[PDF – 56 pages] HTML icon
Immunization of Health-Care Workers: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC) MMWR 1997:46(RR-18)[PDF – 51 pages] HTML icon
Public Health Service Inter-Agency Guidelines for Screening Donors of Blood, Plasma, Organs, Tissues, and Semen for Evidence MMWR 1991;40(RR-4)
Guidelines on Environmental Infection Control in Health-Care Facilities: Recommendations of CDC and the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC) MMWR 2003;52(RR-10)[PDF – 48 pages] HTML icon
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