Published in Vaccine Weekly, April 16th, 2003
With the voluntary vaccination of health care workers underway nationwide, the study's results underscore the need for strict adherence to safety guidelines, the researchers said.
The U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends daily inspection and bandaging of the vaccine site, meticulous hand washing after contact and administrative leave if vaccination-related complications develop.
"Successful implementation of this policy will...
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