Adverse effects of vaccines : evidence and causality /

"In 1900, for every 1000 babies born in the United States, 100 would die before their first birthday, often due to infectious diseases. Today, vaccines exist for many viral and bacterial diseases. The cornerstone of the vaccine safety system in the United States is the National Childhood Vaccin...

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Corporate Author: Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee to Review Adverse Effects of Vaccines.
Other Authors: Stratton, Kathleen.
Format: eBook
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2012.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Approach
  • Evaluating biological mechanisms of adverse events
  • Measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine
  • Varicella virus vaccine
  • Influenza vaccine
  • Hepatitis A vaccine
  • Hepatitis B vaccine
  • Human papillomavirus vaccine
  • Diphtheria toxoid-, tetanus toxoid-, and acellular pertussis-containing vaccines
  • Meningococcal vaccine
  • Injection-related adverse events
  • Concluding comments
  • Glossary
  • List of adverse events
  • Literature search strategy
  • Causality conclusion tables.