These recommendations of the Immunization Practices Advisory Committee update for 1986-1987 the information on the vaccine and antiviral agent available for control of influenza. Changes include addition of statements about: updating of the influenza strains in the vaccine for 1986-1987; immunization and amantadine prophylaxis for household members who provide home care for high-risk persons; optimal time for conducting routine vaccination programs; concurrent administration of influenza vaccine and childhood vaccines; immunization of children receiving long-term aspirin therapy; and other sources of information about influenza and control measures.
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Recommendations for Prevention and Control of Influenza: Recommendations of the Immunization Practices Advisory Committee. Ann Intern Med. 1986;105:399-404. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-105-3-399
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1986;105(3):399-404.
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