R J Burnett

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint An update after 16 years of hepatitis B vaccination in South Africa
    Rosemary J Burnett
    Department of Public Health, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 30:C45-51. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Addressing public questioning and concerns about vaccination in South Africa: a guide for healthcare workers
    Rosemary J Burnett
    Department of Public Health, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 30:C72-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Need for a comprehensive, consistently applied national hepatitis B vaccination policy for healthcare workers in higher educational institutions: a case study from South Africa
    L Fernandes
    Department of Public Health, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Hosp Infect 83:226-31. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The first five years of universal hepatitis B vaccination in South Africa: evidence for elimination of HBsAg carriage in under 5-year-olds
    K V Tsebe
    Department of Virology, Medical University of Southern Africa, Pretoria, 0204 Gauteng Province, South Africa
    Vaccine 19:3919-26. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B virus and human immunodeficiency virus co-infection in sub-Saharan Africa: a call for further investigation
    R J Burnett
    The HIV AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Research Laboratory, Department of Virology, University of Limpopo Medunsa Campus, PO Box 173, Medunsa 0204, South Africa
    Liver Int 25:201-13. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased exposure to hepatitis B virus infection in HIV-positive South African antenatal women
    R J Burnett
    The HIV and Hepatitis Research Unit, Department of Virology, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 18:152-6. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Protective efficacy and antibody follow-up of hepatitis B vaccine within the South African expanded programme on immunisation
    M J Mphahlele
    S Afr Med J 92:612-3. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Immunogenicity and safety of yeast-derived recombinant hepatitis B vaccine (Heberbiovac HB) in South African children
    M J Mphahlele
    S Afr Med J 94:280-1. 2004

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint An update after 16 years of hepatitis B vaccination in South Africa
    Rosemary J Burnett
    Department of Public Health, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 30:C45-51. 2012
    ..A national policy is needed for HCWs to ensure that they are fully vaccinated and protected against HBV infection...
  2. doi request reprint Addressing public questioning and concerns about vaccination in South Africa: a guide for healthcare workers
    Rosemary J Burnett
    Department of Public Health, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    Vaccine 30:C72-8. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Need for a comprehensive, consistently applied national hepatitis B vaccination policy for healthcare workers in higher educational institutions: a case study from South Africa
    L Fernandes
    Department of Public Health, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Hosp Infect 83:226-31. 2013
    ..Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is transmitted by infected blood and other body fluids, placing healthcare workers (HCWs) and student HCWs at increased risk of HBV infection through occupational exposure...
  4. ncbi request reprint The first five years of universal hepatitis B vaccination in South Africa: evidence for elimination of HBsAg carriage in under 5-year-olds
    K V Tsebe
    Department of Virology, Medical University of Southern Africa, Pretoria, 0204 Gauteng Province, South Africa
    Vaccine 19:3919-26. 2001
    ..It can be concluded that the HBV vaccine is highly effective within the framework of the South African EPI and already shows a positive impact in the elimination of HBsAg carrier rate in children<5 years...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B virus and human immunodeficiency virus co-infection in sub-Saharan Africa: a call for further investigation
    R J Burnett
    The HIV AIDS and Viral Hepatitis Research Laboratory, Department of Virology, University of Limpopo Medunsa Campus, PO Box 173, Medunsa 0204, South Africa
    Liver Int 25:201-13. 2005
    ..This paper reviews studies that have investigated HIV and HBV co-infection in sub-Saharan Africa, against a backdrop of what is currently known about the interactions between these two viruses...
  6. ncbi request reprint Increased exposure to hepatitis B virus infection in HIV-positive South African antenatal women
    R J Burnett
    The HIV and Hepatitis Research Unit, Department of Virology, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    Int J STD AIDS 18:152-6. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Protective efficacy and antibody follow-up of hepatitis B vaccine within the South African expanded programme on immunisation
    M J Mphahlele
    S Afr Med J 92:612-3. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Immunogenicity and safety of yeast-derived recombinant hepatitis B vaccine (Heberbiovac HB) in South African children
    M J Mphahlele
    S Afr Med J 94:280-1. 2004