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

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

These recommendations update information concerning the vaccine and antiviral agents available for controlling influenza during the 1998-99 influenza season superseding MMWR 199746No. RR-91-251. 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.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE