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- Boosting flu shot effort one worker at a time. // Hospital Employee Health;Nov2007, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p131
The article focuses on the personalized effort of the Delaware County Memorial Hospital in Pennsylvania regarding its flu vaccination campaign for its staff. Department managers at the hospital hand-deliver Flu Survival Kit packets personally addressed to the hospital's 1,600 employees and...
- ARMING FOR AN EMERGENCY. Lubell, Jennifer // Modern Healthcare;7/17/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 28, p19
The article reports that the U.S., as a whole, is not as prepared as it should be to address a pandemic or bioterrorism-related disaster, as observed by experts in 2006. This is in spite of the efforts of cities and states to create their internal response plans. For one, New York City...
- Public Hospitals remind New Yorkers to get a flu shot. // New York Amsterdam News;11/30/2006, Vol. 97 Issue 49, p30
The article reports that the New York City Health and Hospitals is encouraging residents of New York City to get flu vaccines by participating in the National Influenza Immunization Week. An annual flu shot is recommended for children aged 6-59 months, pregnant women, persons aged over 50 years...
- Latest flu vaccine does not include circulating strain. // GP: General Practitioner;11/10/2003, p1
The main flu strain circulating in Great Britain is not included in 2003's vaccine, the Health Protection Agency (HPA) has admitted. Tests have revealed that Fujian-like influenza A is circulating. It has already resulted in the death of at least four children. Great Britain Department of Health...
- Better response from pneumonia vaccines. Newport, Alan // Prairie Farmer;Apr2012, Vol. 184 Issue 4, pBP9
The article offers information on a recent research which indicates nasally administered inforce 3 IBR vaccine has no negative interaction with a Mannheimia haemolytica vaccine.
- Ask Dr. Wayne. // Echo Magazine;10/15/2009, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p44
The article provides an answer to a question about HIV vaccine and how long it takes to develop it.
- How do we tackle the complex field of vaccinology in the twenty-first century? Hutt, Hans // Journal of Public Health (09431853);Aug2008, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p245
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one on the decision making processes involved in ensuring timely access of European citizens to new vaccines and another on the new human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines.
- Travel vaccinations & malaria prophylaxis. // Pulse;1/22/2005, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p62
Presents a chart depicting the global destination of travel vaccinations for malaria prophylaxis. INSETS: Travel medicine update;Tip of the month.
- Now, A Vaccine for Chikungunya. // India -- West;9/2/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 41, pA31
The article reports on the vaccine developed by scientists in the U.S. against chikungunya, a mosquito-borne virus that affects millions of people in India.