Patient to patient hepatitis B transmission during heart biopsy procedures. A report of the European Working Party on Viral Hepatitis in Heart Transplant Recipients

R A de Man, A H M Balk, F A Jonkman, H G Niesters, A D Osterhaus, H A Verbrugh, J Drescher, D Wagner, H G Borst, A Haverich, J Flik, R Stachan-Kunstyr, W Verhagen, F Lunel, M Rosenheim, R Dorent, J M Huraux, I Gandjbakhch, G Brücker

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9 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)71-3
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Hospital Infection
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Sept-1996
Externally publishedYes


  • Biopsy
  • Cross Infection
  • Europe
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Hepatitis B
  • Humans
  • Myocardium

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