We describe a cluster of acute hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection that involved two patients and one physician in the pediatric unit where two children with acute HAV infection had been housed. An interview with the unit personnel revealed several breaches in infection control measures and the lack of vaccination of healthcare workers against HAV.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)