Each year, rates have barely increased, showing how crucial it is for physicians to focus on immunizations. ... ACP is excited to promote the development of physician immunization advocates around the U.S.
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The same is true even when the allegations are entirely false, like the non-existent link between immunization and autism. ... Convinced as I am of the benefits of immunization, I feel a momentary hesitation each year myself.
We don't have the same commitment to a comprehensive adult immunization program. ... Beyond that, both patients and providers, including internists I'm afraid, can use more education and familiarity with adult immunizations and the adult immunization
The CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices has determined that four, rather than five, rabies shots are enough to protect an exposed human, according to an AP report.
Family Physician:So you are hiring a homeopath? Internist:No, they wouldn't set foot in our office because of the "evil" immunizations we use.
We need no longer worry that our children may succumb to polio in the spring, because of immunization. ... We are so familiar with the stunning advantages of living in a world protected by immunization, that we take them entirely for granted.
Researchers at the CDC used information on immunization coverage from the National Immunization Survey and a previously published cost-benefit model to create the estimates. ... the VFC era without immunization.”.
But this problem may be epitomized by immunization. When an immunization campaign works, a disease can literally disappear, as smallpox has. ... And, of course, immunization resulted in the one case of intentional extinction in history: the eradication
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immunization, atrial fibrillation, chronic pain and safe opioid prescribing, and diabetes.