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Hints for preventive care in inflammatory bowel disease | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist

Patients should receive the PCV13 vaccine, the PPSV23 vaccine eight weeks later, and the PPSV23 vaccine again at five years, Dr. ... Singla noted. He reminded attendees that the live herpes zoster vaccine cannot be given to patients taking anti-TNF
April 2019

Flu, light, and the truth

Most vaccines provide protection over an extended period of time. The flu vaccine is unique because the influenza germ itself is unique. ... In contrast, the most dangerous flu vaccine in history, the notorious swine flu debacle of 1976, when there were
August 2019

Working while sick

The paper tells us that hospitals can't just mandate influenza vaccine for their workers and think that they have done their job. ... Of note, the rate of vaccination in the survey participants was 45%, and vaccine effectiveness that season was only 19%.
August 2019

Good news, bad news

The bad news is that, even though rheumatologic patients are often at a higher risk of developing zoster infections, immunosuppressive therapies can prevent them from getting the vaccine. ... According to CDC recommendations, the zoster vaccine should be
August 2019

Correcting myths about pneumococcus, flu, zoster vaccines

In addition to promoting the use of vaccines, he reminded physicians about some common errors in administration. ... Administering the vaccine every five years, as some providers mistakenly do, may actually be harmful.
June 2009

2 years and counting...HPV vaccine controversy continues

One article reports postlicensure safety data from the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System. ... So rationally she should be willing to accept only a small risk of harmful effects from the vaccine.".
August 2019

QD: News Every Day--HPV vaccine's effectiveness affirmed for early administration

QD: News Every Day--HPV vaccine's effectiveness affirmed for early administration. The quadrivalent human papilloma virus vaccine is most effective against cervical dysplasia when given to girls before they become ... Researchers looked at more than
August 2019

QD: News Every Day--Health workers getting far more flu vaccines than in past years

QD: News Every Day--Health workers getting far more flu vaccines than in past years. ... Among unvaccinated health care personnel who did not intend to get the flu vaccine, the most common reason reported was not thinking that flu vaccines work.
August 2019

We're doing it wrong--influenza vaccine edition

As John Treanor and Peter Szilagyi opine in the excellent accompanying editorial, "the apparent failure of influenza vaccine under optimal conditions seen in this study is indeed troubling.". ... When a vaccine's effectiveness causes experts to consider
August 2019

Measles vaccines and the right to refuse treatment

Conversely, Rick Perry some years ago had to walk back his aggressive pro-vaccine stance, when he championed mandating HPV vaccines for young girls. ... Does a parent have a right to deny the measles vaccine for their kids?
August 2019

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