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Table 4 Distribution of following serological markers according to the qualification

From: Hepatitis B infection awareness, vaccine perceptions and uptake, and serological profile of a group of health care workers in Yaoundé, Cameroon

Qualification HBs Ag positive HBs Ab positive HBe Ag positive HBe Ab positive HBc Ab positive Total
Nurse aid 3 (10.7) 6 (21.4) 0 (0) 3 (10.7) 5 (17.9) 28
Assistant Lab technician 2 (18.1) 2 (18.1) 0 (0) 2 (18.1) 2 (18.1) 11
Lan technician 4 (30.8) 5 (38.5) 0 (0) 5 (38.5) 8 (61.5) 13
Nurse 2 (9.5) 6 (28.6) 1 (4.8) 1 (4.8) 3 (14.3) 21
Doctor 0 (0) 1 (33.3) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 3
Midwife 0 (0) 2 (28.6) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 7
Auxiliary staff 0 (0) 4 (23.5) 0 (0) 1 (5.9) 0 (0) 17
Total 11 (11) 26 (26) 1 (100) 12 (12) 18 (18) 100