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Oct 1, 2010 Issue
CDC Updates Guidelines for Influenza Vaccination for 2010-2011 Season [Practice Guidelines]

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released updated recommendations on influenza control for the 2010–2011 season. Seasonal influenza vaccines in 2010–2011 will contain A/California/7/2009 (H1N1)-like, A/Perth/16/2009 (...


Oct 1, 2010 Issue
Influenza Vaccination of Health Care Personnel Working with Older Patients [Cochrane for Clinicians]

Currently, there is no high-quality evidence to support the immunization of health care personnel in long-term care facilities to reduce the spread of seasonal influenza to older residents. Immunization of personnel did reduce influenza-like illness and all-cause mortality in the residents; however,...


Sep 1, 2010 Issue
AAP Updates Guidelines on Immunoprophylaxis for RSV Infection [Practice Guidelines]

Although RSV bronchiolitis usually manifests as acute upper respiratory tract infection, more serious disease involving the lower respiratory tract can develop. Preterm infants and those with congenital heart disease (CHD) or chronic lung disease of prematurity (also called bronchopulmonary dysplasi...


Feb 15, 2010 Issue
AAP Updates Guidelines on Rotavirus Vaccination [Practice Guidelines]

A live, oral human-bovine reassortant rotavirus vaccine (RV5; Rotateq) was approved in 2006, followed by a live, oral human attenuated rotavirus vaccine (RV1; Rotarix) in 2008. Since the licensure of RV1, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated its guidelines on the routine use of rotavirus vaccine in infants.


Feb 1, 2010 Issue
Infant with a Morbilliform Rash [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Jan 15, 2010 Issue
ACIP Releases 2010 Immunization Schedules [Practice Guidelines]

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added the bivalent vaccine to the child and adolescent immunization schedules, providing recommendations for harmonization between the schedules for both vaccines.


Jun 1, 2009 Issue
Adult with a Red Plaque at the Site of a Childhood Vaccination Scar [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Mar 15, 2009 Issue
ACIP Releases Guideline on Prevention of Pertussis, Tetanus, and Diptheria in Pregnant Women and Newborns [Practice Guidelines]

Two tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccines were licensed in 2005 for use in adults and adolescents in the United States. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that physic...


Jan 15, 2009 Issue
ACIP Releases 2009 Adult Immunization Schedule [Practice Guidelines]

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released the 2009 recommended adult immunization schedule.


Jan 1, 2009 Issue
ACIP Releases 2009 Child and Adolescent Immunization Schedules [Practice Guidelines]

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released the 2009 child and adolescent immunization schedules.


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