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Strength in numbers: building influence through coalitions

A few examples of this include a statement on adult immunization released in conjunction with the Infectious Disease Society of America, and joint guidelines released with the American Pain Society on
February 2009

Politics, propaganda, and perspective: how preventive medicine pertains

The field of preventive medicine has brought us cancer screening programs that save thousands upon thousands of lives, and immunizations that save millions. ... And, of course, in the modern era the relevant efforts continue to address immunization and
August 2019

QD: News Every Day--health reform legislation takes small step forward

However, "it's still much greater than we would ever see at this time of year," Anne Schuchat, FACP, director of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases,
August 2019

QD: News Every Day--Vaccines cause few health problems

Flu shots do not cause Bell's palsy or exacerbate asthma. The committee focused solely on findings about potential risks of immunizations, and did not draw conclusions about the ratio of ... or any of the other vaccine-adverse events that the committee
August 2019

Government expert encourages transition to electronic records

able to have some key abilities, in terms of how they code and export information about medications or problem lists or immunizations, how those messages are formatted. ... So when you are doing a lab report or a public health report or an immunization
October 2011

QD: News Every Day--Travelers bring measles back to the U.S.

Because of this risk of measles in both developed and developing countries, all international travelers should be up to date on immunizations, regardless of the travel destination.
August 2019

ACP President: Not Enough Americans Have Been Vaccinated Against H1N1 Flu

Editor's note: Val Jones, MD, guest authored this post, which originally appeared on her blog, Better Health . Over 10,000 Americans (mos...
August 2019

QD: News Every Day--Less than one-third of PCPs stock all adult vaccines

3%; P=.0001). The National Vaccine Advisory Committee, a group that advises the various federal agencies involved in vaccines and immunizations, arrived at even bleaker figures in 2009, reported the April ... ACP's tools for its Adult Immunization
August 2019

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

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommends that all health care professionals get the flu vaccine every year, and the national Healthy People 2020 objective for health care professionals influenza vaccination
August 2019

QD: News Every Day--quick hits for the holiday

Anne Schuchat, FACP, director of the CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, reminded health professionals and patients of the need to identify and treat such infections quickly.
August 2019

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