Patients need to be hep B prepared

Those who travel for medical tourism or plan to engage in sexual activity when overseas need to be aware of the risks

Providing travel health advice involves risk assessment, taking into account "this traveller, this trip, at this time".

Hepatitis B is more common in South-East Asia.

A key part of this typically involves the provision of advice on priorities for pre-travel precautions, including choice of vaccines.

The extent of the risk of hepatitis B virus (HBV) in travellers, and the priority that