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AAP recommends both nasal spray and flu shot for 2019-2020 season

AAP recommends both nasal spray and flu shot for 2019-2020 season
March 15, 2019
FDA News

FDA CLIA-waives BinaxNOW influenza rapid test

February 28, 2019
Abbott’s reformulated lateral flow influenza assay has been waived by the FDA under the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments, or CLIA, for use with the…
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Bad flu seasons test US hospitals

Infectious Disease News, February 2019
Hospitals in the United States have implemented new policies based on last year’s severe influenza season, but infectious disease experts agree that…

WHO delays picking H3N2 virus for next season’s flu vaccine

February 21, 2019
The WHO advisory group that recommends which influenza viruses should be included in seasonal vaccines said it would wait another month, until March 21, to select an…
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Special Issue Article

Controversies in Pediatric Asthma

Pediatric Annals, March 2019, Volume 48 Issue 3
Pediatric asthma, the most common chronic disease of childhood, remains a significant burden to the health care system…
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Implications of Emerging Antiviral Agents for Influenza: Assessing the Evidence

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

The administration of influenza vaccines has remained the most effective way to prevent seasonal influenza. However…
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VIDEO: Vaccine significantly reduces risk for influenza-related death in children

June 5, 2017
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