Taking A Shot

Haugh, Richard
December 2001
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2001, Vol. 75 Issue 12, p16
Trade Publication
Reports on the conflict concerning the use of flu shots to rule out anthrax infection in the United States in 2001. Recommendation of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta against using flu shots; Support of the American Medical Association in efforts to quash panic runs on flu vaccine; Risk of reducing the amount of vaccine available.


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