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Needle Tips is a publication written for healthcare professionals who provide immunization services to children, teens, or adults. Every issue includes the Ask the Experts feature by CDC experts who answer challenging and timely questions about vaccines and their administration and ready-to-print materials from IAC to photocopy and hand out to staff and patients. The technical content of Needle Tips is reviewed for accuracy by CDC. Subscribe to Needle Tips - it's free!
Table of Contents: April 2017 Issue PAGE NO.
Needle Tips April 2017
Needle Tips: Vol. 27(1)
Download entire issue: 30 pages, 12.87 MB PDF
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16-Year-Old Immunization Platform Highlighted in 2017 U.S. Child/Teen Schedule 1
CDC adds a 16-year-old immunization platform to its long-stranding 4–6 year-old and 11–12-year-old platforms.
Ask the Experts: CDC Answers Your Questions 1-4
CDC immunization experts from the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases answer challenging and timely questions about vaccines and their administration.
Updated for 2017! IAC's "Summary of Recommendations for Child/Teen Immunization" 5-9
Popular for 20 years! IAC releases its 5-page reference guide for child/teen immunization recommendations. Make cardstock copies for exam rooms.
Updated for 2017! IAC's "Summary of Recommendations for Adult Immunization" 10-14
IAC's popular 5-page reference guide for adult immunization recommendations is now available. Make cardstock copies for exam rooms.
2017 U.S. Recommended Immunization Schedule for Children and Adolescents Age 18 Years or Younger 15-19
The U.S. immunization schedule for children and teens is approved by ACIP, AAP, AAFP, and ACOG.
2017 U.S. Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults 20-24
The U.S. immunization schedule for adults is approved by ACIP, AAFP, ACP, ACOG, and ACNM.
Guide to Contraindications and Precautions for Commonly Used Vaccines 25-26
This 2-page guide provides a list of contraindications and precautions for vaccines routinely administered to children and adults.
Now Available! IAC's Laminated U.S. Immunization Schedules for Children/Teens & for Adults 27
IAC's ever-popular 8-page immunization schedules, sturdy, washable for heavy-duty use, printed in color. Both contain guides for contraindications and precautions for routinely recommended vaccines.
New for 2017! "The Vaccine Handbook: A Practical Guide for Clinicians" and Its New App (iOS only) Available Now 28
New edition of "The Purple Book" and its free app now are available from IAC. Mobile app is available for Apple iPhones and iPads only.
Products You Can Purchase from IAC 29
These terrific products are available for purchase from IAC.
IAC's Immunization Resources Order Form 30
Order laminated immunization schedules, patient record cards, the training DVD "Immunization Techniques," "The Purple Book," and more.
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