Epidemiology of viral hepatitis changes in our country
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CitationBaykam, N., Güner, R. (2018). Epidemiology of viral hepatitis changes in our country. Viral Hepatitis Journal, 24(1), 1-2.
The most important interventions in our country that significantly affect the epidemiology of viral hepatitis are the introduction of hepatitis B vaccine into the routine vaccination program for newborns since 1998 and the introduction of catch up vaccination strategies and screening for high-risk groups. In addition, the development of our surveillance system, the introduction of hepatitis A vaccine into the routine vaccination program, and the addition of studying nucleic acid testing to serological screening in blood donors are other important interventions