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    • Hepatitis B virus infection in HIV-exposed infants in the Western Cape, South Africa 

      Chotun, Nafiisah; Nel, Etienne; Cotton, Mark F.; Preiser, Wolfgang; Andersson, Monique I. (Elsevier, 2015-07)
      Hepatitis B virus infection (HBV) is a significant public health problem in sub-Saharan Africa. Universal infant vaccination with the hepatitis B (HB) vaccine has been implemented within the South African Expanded Programme ...

    • The HIV/HBV co-infected patient : time for proactive management 

      Andersson, Monique I.; Preiser, Wolfgang; Van Rensburg, Christo; Taljaard, Jantjie; Hoffmann, Christopher J. (Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2015-02)
      Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection affects around 240 million people worldwide, with the highest prevalence of disease in Africa and Asia. Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the second most common cancer in men in Africa, ...

    • Mother-to-child transmission of hepatitis B virus in sub-Saharan Africa : time to act 

      Andersson, Monique I.; Rajbhandari, R.; Kew, M. C.; Vento, S.; Preiser, Wolfgang; Hoepelman, A. I.; Theron, G.; Cotton, Mark F.; Cohn, J.; Glebe, D.; Lesi, O.; Thursz, M.; Peters, M.; Chung, R.; Wiysonge, Charles (Elsevier, 2015-07)
      What few people thought possible little more than a decade ago is now reality: scientific and operational advances are greatly reducing the number of deaths from HIV. The number of infant infections has decreased by 58% ...

    • Pandemic flu (H1N1) 2009 and pregnancy 

      Andersson, Monique I.; Van Zyl, Gert; Preiser, Wolfgang; Langenegger, Eduard; Theron, Gerhard (Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2010-04)