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.
Pierce Gardner, Theodore Eickhoff, Gregory A. Poland, Peter Gross, Marie Griffin, F. Marc LaForce, et al. Adult Immunizations. Ann Intern Med. 1996;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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