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- Malo, Jonathan A., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Vaccine 2019 v.37 no.22 pp. 2884-2888
- Hepatitis B virus; data collection; hepatitis B; immunoglobulins; infants; mothers; vaccination; vaccines; Queensland
- ... Vertical transmission from mother-to-child is an important mode of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection, accounting for up to half of all incident cases globally. We evaluated the uptake of HBV neonatal vaccination and immunoglobulin delivery in Queensland, Australia, between 2001 and 2013. We identified HBV-positive mothers using linked notifiable conditions, hospitalisation, and perinatal administr ...