Pediatric Vaccines

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immunology
immunology
06/22/2022
This COVID-19 roundup includes coverage of the FDA’s latest emergency use authorization for vaccination in new pediatric populations, the risk of myocarditis following hospitalization, and the duration of...
06/22/2022
Review
Review
05/08/2022
Tuberculosis (TB) is the leading infectious cause of death worldwide. BCG is the most widely used vaccine in the world. It prevents the most severe forms of TB meningitis and miliary TB disease. It is...
05/08/2022
Immunization
Immunization
03/28/2022
Are you familiar with the current routine immunization schedule for children and adolescents? Print out this infographic to stay up to date on the latest immunization recommendations from the Centers for...
03/28/2022

Interactive Features

Immunization
Immunization
03/28/2022
Are you familiar with the current routine immunization schedule for children and adolescents? Print out this infographic to stay up to date on the latest immunization recommendations from the Centers for...
03/28/2022
Immune system
Immune system
02/27/2022
Infants are defined as “children aged 1 month to 1 year.” How many vaccinations are recommended for the average infant in the United States? Take our pop quiz to test your knowledge!
02/27/2022
vaccination
vaccination
10/01/2021
Children are defined by the American Medical Association as "persons aged 1 to 12 years." How many vaccinations are recommended for the average child in the United States?
10/01/2021
Hepatitis B Vaccine
Hepatitis B Vaccine
07/22/2021
At what age is the first dose of the hepatitis B virus vaccine recommended for children? Test your knowledge in our latest pop quiz.
07/22/2021
MMR Vaccination
MMR Vaccination
05/03/2021
The girl had had rhinorrhea, frontal headache, and watery eyes for 1 week prior to the vomiting, for which she had been treated with loratadine, 5 mg/d.
05/03/2021

Clinical Insights

Teachable moments
Teachable moments
02/19/2022
In this Q&A, Tyler Morrissey, MD, discusses the results of his recent study examining the use of general anesthesia as a “teachable moment” for pediatric vaccination against seasonal influenza.
02/19/2022
Vaccine
Vaccine
01/23/2022
In this article, John W. Harrington, MD, writes about messaging for annual COVID-19 and influenza vaccines for children, as well as opportunities and pitfalls throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
01/23/2022
Immunizations
Deepak Kaushal
Immunizations
01/23/2022
He talks about his team's work on developing a new tuberculosis vaccine, as well as what the vaccine would mean for the future of immunology.
01/23/2022
doctor's stories
doctor's stories
11/03/2021
In this commentary, John W. Harrington, MD, writes about his clinical experience as a pediatric health care provider addressing the challenges and the danger involving parents/guardians who refuse to...
11/03/2021
MMR Vaccination
MMR Vaccination
04/30/2021
Infectious Diseases Consultant spoke with Emily P. Hyle, MD, whose recent study suggests that new strategies may be needed to improve MMR vaccination rates among US children who travel internationally. ...
04/30/2021