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Pediatric Vaccines & Infectious Diseases: September 2019


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The 2019 Pediatric Vaccines & Infectious Diseases supplement features a selection of articles published in Pediatric News , with commentary by Kristina A. Bryant, MD.

Dr. Bryant is a pediatrician specializing in infectious diseases at the University of Louisville (Ky.) and Norton Children’s Hospital, also in Louisville. She reported serving as a clinical investigator on trials of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines and the MenB vaccine funded by Pfizer.

Highlights include:

  • Combo vaccines for infants provides lasting hepatitis B immunity for teens
  • Most doctors don’t discuss MenB vaccines
  • Combo respiratory test misses pertussis. Use PCR

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