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‘It’s complicated’: Nasal spray or flu shot for pediatric vaccination?

Infectious Diseases in Children, November 2018
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Is it appropriate to recommend a reformulated vaccine without additional effectiveness data?

Infectious Diseases in Children, November 2018
In February, the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommended a reformulated version of the FDA-approved live-attenuated influenza vaccine, or
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A 7-year-old male with pneumonia

Infectious Diseases in Children, November 2018
James H Brien, DO
A previously healthy 7-year-old male was admitted to a local hospital on Jan. 20 due to bilateral pneumonia. The illness began about 5 days earlier with cough…
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Takeda dengue vaccine candidate may protect against all four serotypes

November 14, 2018
Preliminary data regarding a live-attenuated tetravalent dengue vaccine candidate developed by Takeda show that the vaccine may be able to protect against all four…
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The Vicar of Vicarious Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

Pediatric Annals, June 2014, Volume 43 Issue 6
On this spring day, you have seen your fourth patient younger than age 24 months with a fever of 103.5°F for the…
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Teaming Up to Increase HPV Immunization Rates: Rapid Response from SAHM 2018 Annual Meeting

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States, as well as…
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VIDEO: Limited knowledge about Zika poses challenge in vaccine development

April 25, 2016
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