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CDC researchers identified strategies used to decrease exposure to measles in outpatient facilities that lack negative-pressure rooms.Medscape Medical News
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Measles has been eliminated for almost 20 years, and it remains so, despite an almost year-long outbreak that threatened that status, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Medscape Medical News
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AbstractObjectivesTo determine the allergic reactions that develop after Measles and Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR) vaccination, and whether any delay in the timing of vaccination occurs in children with food allergy.MethodsChildren with food allergy who were admitted to the Şişli Hamidiye Etfal Training and Research Hospital Healthy Child Clinic between 1st January 2015 and 30th June 2018 for Measles or MMR vaccination were studied retrospectively. Their age, delayed days of vaccination, the types of allergic food, the results of the specific IgE and skin tests, and any reaction after the vaccination were recorded.ResultsD...
Source: Indian Journal of Pediatrics - Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research
Pediatric Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonology,Volume 32, Issue 3, Page 135-138, September 2019.
Source: Pediatric, Allergy, Immunology, and Pulmonology - Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 15 July 2019Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Mervin Piñones, Maria Landaeta, Paula Bustos, Paola Toche, Pamela Morales, Carola Escobar, Arturo Borzutzky, Rodrigo Hoyos-Bachiloglu
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So far this year, the number of global measles cases is surging, reaching numbers that haven't been this high since 2006, according to WHO; measles vaccine uptake is also suboptimal.Medscape Medical News
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Source: Indian Journal of Pediatrics - Category: Pediatrics Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 15 July 2019Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In PracticeAuthor(s): Mervin Piñones, Maria Landaeta, Paula Bustos, Paola Toche, Pamela Morales, Carola Escobar, Arturo Borzutzky, Rodrigo Hoyos-Bachiloglu
Source: The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice - Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: research
This report provides insight into the transmission of measles during a recent outbreak among Clark County, Washington residents.Morbidity &Mortality Weekly Report
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(CNN) — There have been 971 cases of measles reported in the United States this year, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. This means 2019, which is not quite half over, now has the greatest number of cases in a single year in nearly three decades. The number of cases in 1994 was 963, which was lower than in 1992 when there were 2,237 cases. “Measles is preventable and the way to end this outbreak is to ensure that all children and adults who can get vaccinated, do get vaccinated. Again, I want to reassure parents that vaccines are safe, they do not cause autism. The greater danger i...
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By Mark McQuain As this linked PBS NewsHour interview between Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and Judy Woodruff reports, the number of new cases of measles in the US has reached nearly 700, which is the highest number of new cases since measles was supposedly eliminated in … Continue reading "Measles: When does Screening, Quarantining and/or Vaccination become Mandatory?"
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