TITLE

"Compassionate Use" for Public Health

AUTHOR(S)
Feemster, Kristen A.; Offit, Paul
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Annals of Internal Medicine;3/18/2014, Vol. 160 Issue 6, p421
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on eight cases of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B (MenB) on March 22, 2013 which have occurred among students and visitors at the Princeton University. Topics discussed include the initiative taken by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the U.S. to immunize students in the U.S., the development of hepatitis B and human papillomavirus vaccines and reduction of behaviors to reduce infected respiratory secretions.
ACCESSION #
94951814

 

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