Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

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Tdap during pregnancy results in blunted immune response in infants

July 18, 2018
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Most cholera cases spread within the home

July 10, 2018
Researchers found that nearly 80% of all cholera transmissions in Dhaka, Bangladesh, occurred between people who shared a household. With the rise in cholera cases…
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Measles, mumps outbreaks reveal need for hospital control strategies

July 5, 2018
Responses to recent outbreaks of measles and mumps in the United States demonstrated the need for infection control strategies at heath care facilities, according to…
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CDC expands treatment recommendation for latent TB to younger children

June 29, 2018
The CDC has expanded its recommendation of a short-course combination regimen of once-weekly isoniazid and rifapentine for the treatment of latent tuberculosis infection…
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Vaccines in the Pipeline: The Path from Development to Use in the United States

Pediatric Annals, August 2013, Volume 42 Issue 8
CME Educational Objectives 1.Review the current US Food and Drug Administration licensure process for vaccines. 2…
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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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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Providers key to improving vaccination coverage

October 3, 2017
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