TITLE

Syncope After Vaccination -- United States, January 2005-July 2007

AUTHOR(S)
Sutherland, A.; Izurieta, H.; Ball, R.; Braun, M. M.; Miller, E. R.; Broder, K. R.; Slade, B. A.; Iskander, J. K.; Kroger, A. T.; Markowitz, L. E.; Huang, W. T.
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;5/2/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 17, p457
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on medical cases of postvaccination syncope in adolescents in the U.S. from January 2005 to July 2007. Analyses were done by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration using data from the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System. Details on the number of postvaccination episodes by selected characteristics are presented. Also noted are the four limitations of the analyses.
ACCESSION #
31929426

 

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