Accession Number : ADA346818


Title :   Prevention and Control of Influenza: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). Vol. 47, No. RR-6


Descriptive Note : Serial publication


Corporate Author : CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL ATLANTA GA


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a346818.pdf


Report Date : 01 MAY 1998


Pagination or Media Count : 36


Abstract : These recommendations update information concerning the vaccine and antiviral agents available for controlling influenza during the 1998-99 influenza season (superseding MMWR 1997;46(No. RR-9:1-251)). The principal changes include a) information about the influenza virus strains included in the trivalent vaccine for 1998-99, b) more detailed information about influenza-associated rates of hospitalization, and c) updated information on the possible relationship between Guillain-Barre' syndrome and influenza vaccination.


Descriptors :   *ANTIVIRAL AGENTS , *INFLUENZA , *VACCINES , IMMUNIZATION , INFLUENZA VIRUS.


Subject Categories : MEDICINE AND MEDICAL RESEARCH


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE