All US individuals older than 6 months should be vaccinated annually against influenza, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommended at a meeting in February.
Currently, CDC guidelines advise vaccination for persons who are at higher risk of influenza complications, including children and adolescents aged 6 months to 19 years, pregnant women, persons of any age who have chronic health conditions that increase their risks, and health care workers and individuals who share a household or provide care for persons in these high-risk groups (http://www.cdc.gov/flu/protect/keyfacts.htm). According to the CDC, about 85% of US individuals fall into one of these groups. Others who are not in a high-risk group were also encouraged to be vaccinated.
Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.
Download citation file:
Web of Science® Times Cited: 4
Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.
More Listings atJAMACareerCenter.com >
Enter your username and email address. We'll send you a link to reset your password.
Enter your username and email address. We'll send instructions on how to reset your password to the email address we have on record.
Athens and Shibboleth are access management services that provide single sign-on to protected resources. They replace the multiple user names and passwords necessary to access subscription-based content with a single user name and password that can be entered once per session. It operates independently of a user's location or IP address. If your institution uses Athens or Shibboleth authentication, please contact your site administrator to receive your user name and password.