Hepatitis A: temporary adult immunisation recommendations

Public Health England have produced guidance on temporary vaccination recommendations in light of an ongoing hepatitis A outbreak primarily affecting men who have sex with men (MSM) and a global shortage of global hepatitis A.

The temporary hepatitis A adult immunisation recommendations have been issued in light of the ongoing hepatitis A outbreak primarily affecting men who have sex with men (MSM) and the shortage of global hepatitis A vaccine that has severely impacted UK supply. These recommendations include updated travel vaccine recommendations and dose sparing advice to preserve adult monovalent hepatitis A vaccine stock for those with the greatest ability to benefit.

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