Panel statement from an NIH Consensus Development Conference held on October 20-22, 2008 at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland. For a list of the members of the NIH Consensus Development Panel and other participants, see the Appendix.
This article was first published in Annals of Internal Medicine and is republished with permission. Individuals who wish to cite this paper should use the following citation: Sorrell MF, Belongia EA, Costa J, Gareen IF, Grem JL, Inadomi JM, et al. National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference Statement: management of hepatitis B. Ann Intern Med. 2009;150:104-110.
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