The CDC’s Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices updated recommendations regarding the use of anthrax vaccine in the US.
Measles, pertussis vaccination increased in European countries with mandatory vaccination.
Study data demonstrates an early benefit to receiving Japanese Encephalitis vaccination prior to CYD-TDV in terms of higher overall anti-dengue virus neutralizing titers, although this benefit appears to wane after several months.
The FDA has approved Ervebo (Ebola Zaire vaccine, live) for the prevention of disease caused by Zaire ebolavirus in individuals ≥18 years of age.
The M72/AS01 vaccine shows efficacy against pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) at 3 years in patients with Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection.
41.3 percent of MMR vaccination-eligible pediatric travelers received MMR vaccine at pretravel consultation.
Measles vaccination averted an estimated 23.2 million deaths during 2000 to 2018.
The 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is no longer recommended for routine use among adults aged ≥65 years.
Because of low vaccination rates, approximately 5.6 million cases of community-acquired pneumonia occur in the United States annually.
Only 1 in 3 mothers-to-be receive both influenza and Tdap vaccines, according to a CDC report.
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.
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.
Researchers highlighted the need for rapid investigations of vaccine safety concerns to use robust epidemiologic methods to maintain public and professional confidence in vaccination programs.
Number of religious exemptions increased after personal belief exemption eliminated in Vermont.
Study shows that in-hospital influenza vaccination may lower costs, risk for readmission or death.
2.8 percent of kindergartners were not up to date with MMR vaccination and did not have exemption.
Uninsured children, those insured by Medicaid had lower coverage than those with private insurance.
Influenza A(H3) predominating in many regions in Southern Hemisphere; influenza activity low in US.