Serious Adverse Events among Participants in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Anthrax Vaccine and Antimicrobial Availability Program for Persons at Risk for Bioterrorism-Related Inhalational Anthrax

Tierney, Bruce C.; Martin, Stacey W.; Franzke, Laura H.; Marano, Nina; Reissman, Dori B.; Louchart, Randy D.; Goff, Joyce A.; Rosenstein, Nancy E.; Sever, John L.; Mcneil, Michael M.
October 2003
Clinical Infectious Diseases;10/1/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p905
Academic Journal
Reports that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has initiated the Anthrax Vaccine and Antibiotic Availability Program under an investigational new drug application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Risk of person for inhalation anthrax; Reduction the risk of disease for exposed individuals; Estimation of the degree of adherence.


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