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Summary: 'Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)-United States, 2020-21'

Summary: ‘Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)-United States, 2020-21’…

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Public Health Recommendations | Evaluating and Caring for Patients with Post-COVID Conditions

Documentation of SARS-CoV-2 infection and post-COVID conditions is critical for accurate public health surveillance. The World Health Organization (WHO) has…

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Background Rationale and Evidence for Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

Key Points COVID-19 vaccines currently authorized in the United States are effective against COVID-19, including severe disease. Preliminary evidence suggests…

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Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

Recommendations for Visiting with Others in Private Settings Visits or small gatherings likely represent minimal risk to fully vaccinated people….

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Updated Healthcare Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations in Response to COVID-19 Vaccination

Key Points CDC has updated select healthcare infection prevention and control recommendations in response to COVID-19 vaccination, which are summarized…

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Background Rationale and Evidence for Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People

Key Points COVID-19 vaccines currently authorized in the United States are effective against COVID-19, including severe disease. Preliminary evidence suggests…

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Recommendations for Disaster Sheltering of Household Pets, Service Animals, and Support Animals during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Key Points This information is provided to assist emergency planners who may need to consider local conditions, statutory authorities, resources,…

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Recommendations for Quarantine Duration in Correctional and Detention Facilities

On December 2, 2020, CDC released options that health departments could use to shorten COVID-19 quarantine periods within their jurisdictions….

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How CDC Is Making COVID-19 Vaccine Recommendations

Since the pandemic began, ACIP has been holding special meetings to review U.S. data on COVID-19 and the vaccines in…

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Treating Flu: 2015-2016 Antiviral Recommendations

Vaccination and Prevention Influenza activity is increasing in the United States. Influenza activity most often peaks in February and can…