Seroprevalence of Hepatitis E in Hospital Employees and Investigation of Risk Factors


ÇAKMAK TOPFEDAİSİ Ö. , ŞENER A.

KLIMIK JOURNAL, cilt.33, ss.44-51, 2020 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 33 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/kd.2020.09
  • Dergi Adı: KLIMIK JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.44-51

Özet

Objective: There are few epidemiologic case-control studies in Turkey about hepatitis E virus (HEV). Seroprevalence and risk factor studies will guide vaccination recommendations in our country. It was aimed to detect HEV antibodies and to investigate the risk factors for hepatitis E in the cleaning staff of Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University Hospital for Medical Research and Practice.