The vaccine bacillus Calmette-Guérin for tuberculosis may have the potential to reverse type 1 diabetes.
Clinician communication in recommending influenza vaccination in children impacts parental vaccine decision-making.
An experimental microneedle patch has demonstrated the ability to safely administer an influenza vaccine.
Obesity may increase the risk of influenza and influenza-like illness.
Over 100 influenza-associated deaths in children occurred throughout the 2016-2017 flu season.
Flublok Quadrivalent, developed without the use of eggs, is a recombinant protein-based vaccine.
A Cochrane Review has found no evidence to support using vaccines to prevent the common cold.
Infant vaccine responses are affected by maternal antibody concentrations and infant age at first vaccination.
Maternal education, Hispanic ethnicity, and provider recommendations are associated with parental intent to vaccinate adolescents against HPV.
Universal vaccination against hepatitis B virus infection prevented non-Hodgkin lymphoma in adolescents in Taiwan, an endemic area for hepatitis B virus infection.
The ACIP released updated guidelines to include recommendations for a newly approved 3-dose formulation of serogroup B meningococcal vaccine.
Health care workers who had multiple annual vaccinations for influenza demonstrated lower serologic responses to the most current vaccination compared with those who had less than 2 previous vaccinations.
Temporarily stopping methotrexate in patients with rheumatoid arthritis improves the efficacy of seasonal influenza vaccine.
Using live attenuated influenza vaccine in young children does not increase risk for exacerbation of asthma.
Two rather than 3 doses of the human papillomavirus vaccine is enough to protect against genital warts in preteens and teens.
The adjuvanted H7N1 vaccine was safe and immunogenic after 2 doses in adults age 65 and older, according to a new study.
Three new aluminum hydroxide adjuvanted, reduced-dose, inactivated polio vaccines (IPV-Al) were found to be noninferior to standard IPV in healthy infants age 6 weeks.
The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine offers a higher degree of protection in oral HPV infections.
A survey presented at the American Academy of Physician Assistants says a healthcare providers vaccination recommendation for elderly patients is greater than media influence.
More than half of eligible traveling Americans don't get the measles, mumps, rubella vaccine.
A prospective multicenter study examined the optimal dose of seasonal trivalent influenza vaccines.
Report provides new recommendations and guidance for vaccination providers and travelers about the use of lyophilized CVD 103-HgR (Vaxchora, PaxVax, Redwood City, California).
Seqirus IIV4, an investigational quadrivalent inactivated influenza vaccine, was found to be noninferior to US-licensed comparator IIV4 in children aged 5 to 17 years.
A Barcelona study found that patients with HIV required no special treatment for pneumonia compared with healthy individuals.
Sanofi Pasteur submitted an investigational new drug application to the Food and Drug Administration of an alternative to the yellow fever vaccine, Stamaril, after recent shortages of YF-VAX.
A booster dose of pertussis vaccine is safe and immunogenic for pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
Maternal vaccination of tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis (Tdap) was found to be more effective in the second rather than the third trimester of pregnancy.
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases began phase 2/2b of a multisite clinical trial of an investigational vaccine against the Zika virus.
Patients who received at least 2 doses of the recommended measles-mumps-rubella vaccine still suffered complications during an outbreak at the University of Iowa.
The American Academy of Family Physicians created 3 online videos to educate vaccine-hesitant, adult patients on the benefits of vaccination.
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