TITLE

ACIP expands annual influenza vaccine recommendations

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;4/25/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the proposal for the expansion of the recommended age for children to receive influenza vaccination. The U.S. Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommended that routine influenza vaccination for 2009-20010 should include children between 6 months and 18 years. The proposal was based on factors including the proof of the safety and affectivity of the influenza vaccine.
ACCESSION #
31705856

 

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