Highlights of the National Advisory Committee on Immunization statement on influenza for the 2006-2007 season
- Pregnant women to get flu vaccine. // Pulse;11/5/2005, Vol. 65 Issue 43, p3
Reports on the study which found that pregnant women are set to be added to the risk groups for the year 2006's flu immunization campaign in Great Britain.
- Depressed Pregnant Women at Higher Risk. // USA Today Magazine;Dec2009, Vol. 138 Issue 2775, p11
The article focuses on the tendency of pregnant women with depression symptoms to have a stronger biological reason to the seasonal flu vaccine compared to those with lower depression levels, based on a study from Ohio State University in Columbus. The researchers believe depressed pregnant...
- Pregnant Women and Flu Vaccine. // Pediatrics for Parents;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 25 Issue 11/12, p7
The article reports on the effectiveness of the influenza vaccine for pregnant women.
- ASRM, CDC recommend influenza A (H1N1) vaccine for pregnant women. // Endocrine Today;Nov2009, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p5
This article reports on the release of a joint statement by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to recommend the use of the influenza A (H1N1) vaccine by pregnant women and women anticipating pregnancy.
- Influenza vaccination rates increased in pregnant women during 2009-2010 season. DeNyse, Ashley; Henry, Jennifer // Infectious Disease News;Dec2010, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p25
The article reports on an increase in influenza vaccination rates in pregnant women in 2009-2010.
- GET A FLU SHOT NOW. ACOSTA, KIM SCHWORM // Fit Pregnancy;Oct/Nov2011, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p28
The article offers information on the risk of flu among pregnant women during the months of September and October and how it can be prevented by vaccinations.
- Flu Shot and Pregnancy. // Pediatrics for Parents;Mar/Apr2013, Vol. 29 Issue 3/4, p19
The article discusses the efficacy of the influenza vaccine in pregnant women.
- Editorial: Prevention of Neonatal Tetanus. W. Paul Glezen // American Journal of Public Health;Jun98, Vol. 88 Issue 6, p871
The article discusses the prevention of neonatal tetanus. Tetanus toxoid is a very effective immunogen that promotes a protective response in virtually all immunocompetent subjects to whom it is administered. Immunization of pregnant women does not suppress active antibody response of their...
- Determinants of Influenza Vaccination, 2003--2004: Shortages, Fallacies and Disparities. Jones, Timothy F.; Ingram, L. Amanda; Craig, Allen S.; Schaffner, William // Clinical Infectious Diseases;12/15/2004, Vol. 39 Issue 12, p1824
Background. The influenza outbreak of 2003-2004 received substantial media attention, including widespread reports of a severe season and vaccine shortages. Understanding the determinants of vaccine receipt is important for guiding immunization policies. Methods. From February through June 2004,...