cdc flu vaccine quiz

McClure’s Choice – Flu Vaccine Quiz

February 8, 2018…….Dr. Jeremiah McClure has recommended another article.

A quick flu vaccine quiz…..

True or False. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) continues to recommend the routine annual influenza vaccination for all persons aged 6 months and older without contraindications for the 2017-18 influenza season.

Chosen by 92% of respondents.
Chosen by 8% of respondents.

In Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, the ACIP states that “[r]outine annual influenza vaccination of all persons aged ≥6 months without contraindications continues to be recommended.”

For complete information, see:

Grohskopf LA, Sokolow LZ, Broder KR, et al. Prevention and control of seasonal influenza with vaccines: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices—United States, 2017–18 influenza season. MMWR Recomm Rep. 2017;66(No. RR-2):1–20. Accessed September 5, 2017.

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