Studies based on searching Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System, 6 Vaccine Safety Datalink sites.
In 60-year follow-up, significantly lower lung cancer rates seen for those with childhood BCG vaccination.
Sustained virologic response rates similar for patients 65 years and older, patients younger than 65 years.
Vaccine being used in ‘compassionate use’ capacity in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
Vaccine coverage significantly lower among non-Hispanic blacks, those with lower education, income.
The test may help clinicians tailor HIV therapy for their patients.
Age, racial/ethnic, and risk category disparities exist among patients who discontinue preexposure prophylaxis treatment after initiation.
A recent study supports the efficacy of interprofessional collaboration in linking patients with HIV to care services.
States affected include Colorado, California, Kansas, Iowa, Oklahoma, and Texas.
Number of religious exemptions increased after personal belief exemption eliminated in Vermont.
Researchers sought to assess the acceptance of opt-out HIV screening in outpatient settings in the United States.
Early infectious diseases consultation is associated with a reduction in in-hospital mortality for patients receiving a severe sepsis and septic shock treatment bundle.
Human papillomavirus DNA is detected in the oral cavities of about 6.2% of sexually active female adolescents,
Person with measles was at the theme park and at a Starbucks in Los Angeles.
Study shows that in-hospital influenza vaccination may lower costs, risk for readmission or death.
Researchers examined the prevalence of HIV drug resistance patterns among HIV-infected infants using 3 nationally representative surveys in South Africa that evaluated the effectiveness of national programs to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV.
Increasing availability of treatments will help public health officials stop increases in STIs, authors say.
2.8 percent of kindergartners were not up to date with MMR vaccination and did not have exemption.
The One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization workshop, organized jointly by the United States CDC, US Department of Agriculture, and US Department for the Interior, recently reported a list of 8 top zoonotic diseases of national concern.
Uninsured children, those insured by Medicaid had lower coverage than those with private insurance.