ACOG Update on Zika Virus

Pregnancy

Pregnant women are at higher risk of complications due to influenza. If your patient is pregnant she should receive the inactivated influenza vaccine, if she is breastfeeding she can receive the inactivated or live vaccine.

Content Spotlight

Download the ACOG app for iPhone and iPad and stay connected with authoritative information from the leading experts in women’s health care. The Immunization applet is part of the ACOG app, it is a trusted and interactive resource on immunization best practices.

Immunization Schedules

Talk to your patients about the importance of immunizations. Review the immunization schedules for any vaccinations they may need.

Immunization News

  • February 5, 2016 The U.S. Department of Health and Human services released the first National Adult Immunization Plan which lays out four goals to increase adult immunization rates in the U.S. Read the National Adult Immunization Plan
  • February 4, 2016 The Surveillance of Vaccination Coverage Among Adult Populations — United States, 2014 noted an increase in vaccination coverage for Tdap and herpes zoster among adults. read the full MMWR 
  • February 1, 2016 CDC HAN 387 Flu Season Begins: Severe Influenza Illness Reported CDC urges rapid antiviral treatment of very ill and high risk suspect influenza patients without waiting for testing
All Immunization News

 

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