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Hepatitis B: Still a Threat to Babies

 
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2. Hepatitis B vaccination schedule:
http://www.hepb.org/hepb/vaccine_information.htm

3. Chao SD et al, “Eliminating the threat of chronic hepatitis B in the Asian and Pacific Islander community: A call to action”, Asian Pacific J Cancer Prev 2009; 10: 507-12.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19640200
http://liver.stanford.edu/Research/Publications/Asian_Pacific_J_Cancer_Prev_10_2009.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19465708

Reviewed July 14, 2011
by Michele Blacksberg R.N.
Edited by Alison Stanton

Linda Fugate is a scientist and writer in Austin, Texas. She has a Ph.D. in Physics and an M.S. in Macromolecular Science and Engineering. Her background includes academic and industrial research in materials science. She currently writes song lyrics and health articles.

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