Tag Archive: immunization

Aug 18 2015

Researchers Testing Video to Increase Teens’ Acceptance of HPV Vaccine

About 79 million Americans are currently infected with human papillomavirus (HPV), and 14 million people become newly infected each year.

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Mar 25 2015

Technology Helps Overcome Barriers to Vaccination

Alexander Fiks, MD, MSCE, a faculty member at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, commented about a study appearing in JAMA Pediatrics that described an approach to using health information technology to increase vaccination coverage.

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Aug 13 2014

Investigators Explore Safety of Rotavirus Vaccine in NICU

Clinicians in neonatal intensive care units across the country are uncertain about when to administer rotavirus vaccination to infants whose medical conditions require prolonged hospital stays.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/investigators-explore-safety-rotavirus-vaccine-nicu/