IDSA 2011: Dr. Saad Omer--Young Docs and Vaccinations [Video]
October 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.
Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine 13 should be administered to certain children aged 6 through 18 years who are at high risk of invasive pneumococcal disease, according to a policy statement published online Nov. 24 in Pediatrics.