IDSA 2011: Dr. Saad Omer--Young Docs and Vaccinations [Video]
Oct 21, 2011 |
Dr. Omer briefly outlines the results from "Are younger doctors more skeptical of vaccines? Evaluation of a provider cohort effect on immunization beliefs," a study which evaluated whether physicians are becoming more concerned with the perceived danger of vaccines.
When a 45-year-old patient came to the emergency room with abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea there could have been any number of diagnoses that needed treatment. In the end reading an insert in a new medication made all the difference in her recovery.