| Related Knowledge Base Chapters|
| Guidelines and Best Practices|
|American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) Practice Guidelines|
AASLD maintains practice guidelines on a number of related topics, including management of chronic hepatitis B.
|Management of Coinfection with HIV-1 and Hepatitis B or C Virus|
Brook G, Main J, Nelson M, Bhagani S, Wilkins E, Leen C, Fisher M, Gilleece Y, Gilson R, Freedman A, Kulasegaram R,
Agarwal K, Sabin C, and Deacon-Adams C on behalf of the BHIVA Viral Hepatitis Working Group. 2010.
|Hepatitis and Liver Cancer: A National Strategy for Prevention and Control of Hepatitis B and C|
Colvin HM and Mitchell AE, Editors; Committee on the Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis Infections; Institute of Medicine. 2010.
|Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children: Hepatitis B Virus Infection|
National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Vol. 58, No. RR-4. September 4, 2009.
|Guidelines for Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents: Hepatitis B Virus Infection|
National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Vol. 58, No. RR-4. April 10, 2009.
|Recommendations for Identification and Public Health Management of Persons with Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection|
CDC. National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Vol. 57, RR-8; 1-20. September 19, 2008.
|A Comprehensive Immunization Strategy to Eliminate Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States: Part II: Immunization of Adults |
CDC. Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Vol. 55, RR-15; 1-25. December 8, 2006.
|A Comprehensive Immunization Strategy to Eliminate Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States: Part 1: Immunization of Infants, Children, and Adolescents |
CDC. Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Vol. 54, RR-16; 1-23. December 23, 2005.
|Introduction of Hepatitis B Vaccine into Childhood Immunization Services: Management Guidelines, Including Information for Health Workers and Parents|
WHO Department of Vaccines and Biologicals. 2001.
| Policy Reports, Papers, and Briefs|
|WHO Hepatitis B Programme|
World Health Organization's information portal for Hepatitis B activities. Includes multilingual fact sheets, policy reports, and program guidelines.
| Presentations, Interviews, and Roundtable Discussions|
|Vaccinations for Adults and Adolescents: Focus on HIV|
Lisa Winston, MD. A presentation from the Positive Health Program Grand Rounds at San Francisco General Hospital, January 15, 2010. CME available. [RealAudio with slides]
|Managing the Changing Faces of HBV Infection in HIV|
Marion Peters, MD. A presentation from the Positive Health Program Grand Rounds at San Francisco General Hospital, March 8, 2006. [RealAudio with slides]
|HIV, Hepatitis, Abscesses, and Social Suffering Among Homeless Addicts: Anthropological and Clinical Perspectives|
Presentation by Philippe Bourgois and Barry Zevin at the University of California San Francisco, November 9, 1998. [RealAudio with slides]
| Online Books and Chapters|
| Provider Education and Training|
| Clinician Support Tools|
| Slide Sets|
| Patient and Community Education|
|American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases|
(AASLD) A nonprofit member organization whose goal is to meet the educational and scientific needs of nearly 2,300 physicians, researchers, and scientists worldwide.
|American Liver Foundation|
A national nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment, and cure of hepatitis and other liver diseases through research, education, and advocacy on behalf of those at risk of or affected by liver disease.
|CDC Viral Hepatitis Web Site|
Information on five types of viral hepatitis (A through E) from the National Center for Infectious Diseases of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
|Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) National Hepatitis C Program|
Hepatitis C information for providers and patients from the VA's National Hepatitis C Resource Centers.
Website of the Hepatitis Support Project, whose goal is to offer support to those who are affected by hepatitis C and related coinfections. Information and education is provided, as well as access to support groups.
|Hepatitis B Foundation|
A nonprofit organization dedicated to finding a cure and improving the quality of life of those affected by hepatitis B worldwide through research, education, and patient advocacy. Features information in English, Chinese, Korean, Turkish and Vietnamese.
|Hepatitis Foundation International|
Information, education and training, and advocacy for all types of viral hepatitis worldwide.
|HIV/AIDS/Hepatitis C Nightline|
Hotline providing support for people with HIV or hepatitis C and their caregivers during the evening and nightime hours. 1-800-273-AIDS or 415-434-AIDS; 5 pm - 5 am Pacific time. Also offers Spanish-language hotline at: 1-800-303-SIDA or 415-989-5212.
|HIV and Hepatitis.com|
Information on HIV, hepatitis B and C, and HIV/hepatitis coinfections. Features extensive conference reporting.
|Immunization Action Coalition|
The Immunization Action Coalition runs a program called Hepatitis B Coalition that promotes hepatitis B vaccination for all children, hepatitis screening for all pregnant women, testing and vaccination for high-risk groups, and education and treatment for people who are chronically infected with hepatitis B.