Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

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Maternal influenza, Tdap vaccinations not tied to infant mortality

February 20, 2018

Senators ask for $1 billion to make better flu vaccine

February 15, 2018
Four U.S. senators called for $1 billion in federal funding to develop a better influenza vaccine that would provide longer lasting and wider protection than current…

Early estimates show low flu vaccine effectiveness in US

February 15, 2018
Early estimates published by the CDC today show that the influenza vaccine has been only 36% effective overall in the United States this season, and only 25% effective…
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Vaccine programs may benefit poorest in developing nations most

February 15, 2018
Vaccines could possibly prevent up to 36 million deaths between 2016 and 2030 in 41 low- and middle-income countries, with the poorest populations benefiting most from…
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Maternal Immunization: An Update for Pediatricians

Pediatric Annals, August 2013, Volume 42 Issue 8
CME Educational Objectives 1.Discuss the current recommendations for vaccination during pregnancy in the United States…
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Vaccines: April 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Vaccine refusal and hesitancy to vaccinate has been a growing problem in the past 2-3 decades. Perhaps victims of our…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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Maternal immunization confers needed infant protection against influenza, pertussis

November 20, 2016
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