• What are the adverse effects of meningococcal vaccines in adolescents? 

    Hostetter, Jeffrey; Traxinger, Stephanie (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2013-09)
    Common adverse effects occurring at the injection site of meningococcal vaccine (MCV) injection include redness, swelling, induration, and pain. Common systemic reactions include fever, headache, fatigue, malaise, ...
  • What illnesses contraindicate immunization? 

    Plescia, Marcus; Leach, Laura (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2005-07)
    The Advisory Council on Immunization Practices (ACIP) reports that the only contraindication for all vaccines is a history of severe allergic reaction to a previous vaccine or vaccine constituent (strength of recommendations: ...
  • Who should get hepatitis A vaccination? 

    Brown, Rhett; Cable, Kathy (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2005-07)
    The following groups are at increased risk of contracting or having severe outcomes from hepatitis A and should receive vaccination.Persons traveling to or working in countries that have high or intermediate rates of ...