Journal Article

Nonhospital health care–associated hepatitis B and C virus transmission: United States, 1998-2008.

Thompson ND, Perz JF, Moorman AC, et al. Annals of internal medicine. 2009;150:33-9.

This review investigated outbreaks of hepatitis B and C virus in outpatient settings and found that transmission was uniformly caused by failures to follow basic principles of infection control.