Guidance

Immunisation Guidelines for Ireland (2013) Please note the updated guidelines are currently available online only.

EMI thumbnail EMI Toolkit - Guidelines for the Emergency Management of Injuries (including needlestick and sharps injuries, sexual exposure and human bites) where there is a risk of transmission of bloodborne viruses and other infectious diseases

Epi-Insight Articles

World Hepatitis Day, 28th July 2015: Trends in hepatitis B and C in Ireland - Epi Insight, Volume 16, Issue 7, July 2015

Prevention of perinatal transmission of hepatitis B - Epi Insight, Volume 12, Issue 7, July 2011

World Hepatitis Day 28 July 2011 - Epi Insight, Volume 12, Issue 7, July 2011

Epidemiology of Hepatitis B in Ireland - Epi-Insight, Volume 9, Issue 9, September 2008

Hepatitis B reactivation in a dialysis unit - Epi-Insight, Volume 8, Issue 6, June 2007

Epidemiology of hepatitis B in Ireland - Epi-Insight, Volume 8, Issue 1, January 2007

Hepatitis B Transmission in Care Homes in Belgium and US - Epi-Insight, Volume 6, Issue 4, April 2005

Epidemiology of Hepatitis B Infection in Ireland - Epi-Insight, Volume 4, Issue 5, August 2003

Hepatitis B Surveillance in Southern Health Board Region - Epi-Insight, Volume 4, Issue 4, April 2003

Last updated: 9 July 2015

 

Journal Articles

Follow up on infants born to women with hepatitis B in the National Maternity Hospital - Irish Medical Journal, Volume 108, Issue 5, May 2015

Nosocomial outbreak of hepatitis B virus infection involving two hospitals in the Republic of Ireland - Journal of Hospital Infection, Volume 78, Issue 4, August 2011 [abstract]

Hepatitis B immunisation programmes in European Union, Norway and Iceland: Where we were in 2009? - Vaccine, Volume 28, Issue 28, June 2010

Hepatitis B reactivation in an Irish dialysis unit, 2005 - Eurosurveillance, Volume 12, Issue 4, April 2007

Last updated: 10 July 2015