We shouldn’t have to know how to recognize them, but…
We need to be familiar with how vaccine-preventable illnesses present, the basics of management, and how to talk with the misinformed or unconvinced.
Please listen to the Podcast for details; below are the supplemental visual associations and references.
All images courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control. Used with permission.
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Roush SW et al. Historical Comparisons of Morbidity and Mortality for Vaccine-Preventable Diseases in the United States. JAMA. 2007; 298(18)”2155-2163.