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- Jiles-Chapman, Ruth B., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Vaccine 2015 v.33 no.46 pp. 6192-6198
- Hepatitis A virus; Mexican Americans; National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey; antibodies; data collection; disease course; education; elderly; hepatitis A; immunity; insurance; monitoring; poverty; vaccination; vaccines; United States
- ... The clinical course of hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection is more severe with increased age. In the United States, surveillance data reported to CDC since 2011 indicate increases in both the absolute number of cases and the mean age of cases. Total antibody to HAV (anti-HAV) is a marker of immunity.We analyzed National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) data for anti-HAV from responde ...