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HPV Vaccine Side-Effects Class-Action Suit Planned in Japan

Lawyers representing girls with adverse effects after HPV vaccination are preparing a lawsuit against the government and the manufacturers.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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The question should be whether the timing of vaccination optimises the impact on child health

Rather than asking whether there is evidence that the timing of the vaccination programme prevents the targeted diseases, the question should be whether the timing optimises the impact on child health.1  
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over 4 years ago
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Universal HPV Vaccination of Girls Prevents Genital Warts in Young Men

In Denmark, the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination program for girls and women has been followed by a decreased incidence of genital warts in young men.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Meningitis B: Mother's plea for routine vaccination - BBC News

Parents are to tell MPs why they think the Meningitis B vaccine should be given to all UK children up to the age of 11.  
bbc.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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Routine Tdap Vaccination: How Effective Is It? CME/CE

: A new study reveals that the efficacy of the tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine wanes quickly among adolescents, usually 2 to 3 years after vaccination.  
medscape.org
over 4 years ago
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The Quality of Pro- and Anti-vaccination Online Information

Websites with both pro- and anti-vaccination messages are proliferating on the internet. How does the quality of their information compare?  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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10 Recommendations in Adult Vaccination Administration

Are you up-to-date on the best practices in adult immunization? The authors present some common misconceptions as well as tips to improve your understanding.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Ethics and Childhood Vaccination Policy in the United States

This commentary focuses on the ethical issues concerning childhood immunization in the United States. How can we balance respecting parental rights and autonomy while maximizing the greater good?  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Necklace aids child vaccination - BBC News

In Rajasthan, India, a simple necklace which contains a child's vaccination records in a computer chip is helping boost the numbers who are protected against common diseases.  
bbc.co.uk
over 4 years ago
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What Doctors Think Is Worth Fighting For

Gun control, vaccinations, childhood obesity, equal pay for women. These are just a few of the things that your colleagues are trying to effect change for. Here are their stories.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Five minutes with . . . Andrew Pollard, chair of JCVI

The chair of the UK Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation explains the decision to limit the meningitis B vaccine to infants under 1 year old, as a petition calling for it to be offered to children up to 11 gains nearly three quarters of a million signatories1  
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over 4 years ago
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Five minutes with . . . Andrew Pollard, chair of JCVI

The chair of the UK Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation explains the decision to limit the meningitis B vaccine to infants under 1 year old, as a petition calling for it to be offered to children up to 11 gains nearly three quarters of a million signatories1  
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over 4 years ago
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Five minutes with . . . Andrew Pollard, chair of JCVI

The chair of the UK Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation explains the decision to limit the meningitis B vaccine to infants under 1 year old, as a petition calling for it to be offered to children up to 11 gains nearly three quarters of a million signatories1  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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HPV Infection Rate Plummets Since Vaccine Introduction

The prevalence of human papillomavirus infections among teenage girls in the United States has declined by 64% since the HPV vaccination program was introduced, according to a new study.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Concerns about study on maternal H1N1 influenza vaccination and offspring mortality

We have three concerns about Ludvigsson and colleagues’ article on the association between maternal influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 vaccination during pregnancy and mortality in the offspring.1  
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over 4 years ago
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Post-exposure prophylaxis against rabies is still needed after a bite from a vaccinated animal

Crowcroft and Thampi’s review on rabies reports that, according to 2013 WHO recommendations, risk assessment for post-exposure prophylaxis should take the biting animal’s vaccination status into account.1 This change—WHO previously recommended not normally considering the animal’s vaccination status in developing countries2—might have important consequences.3  
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over 4 years ago
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Routine Adolescent Tdap Vaccination Not Good Enough

Tdap vaccination of adolescents provides moderate protection the first year and very little protection after that.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Mixed Rotavirus Vaccine Series Safe and Immunogenic

Rotavirus vaccination series using either a single vaccine or a combination of the approved vaccines was equally safe and immunogenic.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago
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Critical care practitioners should care about the Wilyman PhD

My thoughts on Judy Wilyman's overly wordy collation of the global anti-vaccination lobby arguments, wrapped up in a 390 page opinion piece (sorry, pHD)  
lifeinthefastlane.com
over 4 years ago
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Pertussis Outbreak Among Vaccinated Preschoolers Raises Alarm

A sustained outbreak in a Florida preschool with a high vaccination rate suggested physicians should consider pertussis even in recently immunized patients.  
medscape.com
over 4 years ago