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Infant pertussis prevention information on Web sites of Michigan birthing hospitals.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  25444272     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Vaccinating pregnant women and household contacts of infants is recommended for pertussis prevention. In structured abstraction of Web sites of Michigan birthing hospitals, we found only 36% contained any pertussis prevention information, and it usually required a specific search for pertussis. Hospitals should emphasize pertussis prevention as part of general information for expectant parents.
Authors:
Sarah J Clark; Elan N Shoulders; Matthew M Davis
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2014-10-30
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of infection control     Volume:  42     ISSN:  1527-3296     ISO Abbreviation:  Am J Infect Control     Publication Date:  2014 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-12-02     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8004854     Medline TA:  Am J Infect Control     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1241-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2014 Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
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