We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......
Article |

Questions and Answers

JAMA. 1986;256(4):526-527. doi:10.1001/jama.1986.03380040100038.
Text Size: A A A
Published online


 Adult immunization: Recommendations of the Immunization Practices Advisory Committee . MMWR 1984;33( (suppl) ):10S-12S.
Recommendations of the Immunization Practices Advisory Committee (ACIP):  Diptheria, tetanus, and pertussis: Guidelines for vaccine prophylaxis and other preventive measures . MMWR 1985;34:405-426.
American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma:  Prophylaxis against tetanus in wound management . Bull Am Coll Surg 1984;69:22-23.
Weiss BP, Strassburg MA, Feeley JC:  Tetanus and diphtheria immunity in an elderly population in Los Angeles County . Am J Public Health 1983; 73:802-804.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.2105/AJPH.73.7.802]]
Edsall G, Elliot MW, Peebles TC, et al:  Excessive use of tetanus toxoid boosters . JAMA 1967;202:111-113.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1001/jama.202.1.111]]
Facktor MA, Bernstein RA, Fireman P:  Hypersensitivity to tetanus toxoid . J Allergy Clin Immunol 1973;52:1-12.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1016/0091-6749(73)90115-2]]
Nicholas JA:  Injuries to knee ligaments: Relationship to looseness and tightness in football players . JAMA 1970;212:2236-2239.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1001/jama.1970.03170260032007]]
Grana W:  Ligamentous laxity in secondary school athletes . Presented at the American Academy of Pediatrics annual meeting, Chicago, Oct 21-26, 1978 .
Jackson DW, Jarrett H, Bailey D, et al:  Injury prediction in the young athlete: A preliminary report . Am J Sports Med 1978;6:6-14.
Link to Article[[XSLOpenURL/10.1177/036354657800600103]]
Nicholas JA:  Performance tests and their significance in loose and tight athletes . J Bone Joint Surg Am 1973;55:426.
Beighton P, Grahame R, Bird H: Hypermobility of Joints . Berlin, Springer-Verlag, 1983.


Sign in

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal
• Rent this article ?




Also Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
Please click the checkbox indicating that you have read the full article in order to submit your answers.
Your answers have been saved for later.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.


Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

0 Citations

Sign in

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal
• Rent this article ?

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.