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
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