Pierce Gardner, MD; Theodore Eickhoff, MD; Gregory A. Poland, MD; Peter Gross, MD; Marie Griffin, MD; F. Marc LaForce, MD; William Schaffner, MD; Raymond Strikas, MD
New vaccines have been licensed for hepatitis A, varicella, and typhoid.This paper reviews these vaccines and their recommended uses in adults. Special attention is given to a new national policy establishing age 50 years as a time for review of preventive health measures with emphasis on evaluating risk factors that indicate a need for pneumococcal vaccine and the initiation of annual influenza immunization.
Gardner P, Eickhoff T, Poland GA, Gross P, Griffin M, LaForce FM, et al. Adult Immunizations. Ann Intern Med. ;124:35–40. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-124-1_Part_1-199601010-00007
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1996;124(1_Part_1):35-40.
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