Use of Anthrax Vaccine in the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, 2019


This report updates the 2009 recommendations from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding use of anthrax vaccine in the United States. The report summarizes data on estimated efficacy in humans using a correlates of protection model and safety data and provides updated guidance for use of anthrax vaccine adsorbed for preexposure prophylaxis.

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Content Author: 
William A. Bower, MD1; Jarad Schiffer, Robert L. Atmar, Wendy A. Keitel, Arthur M. Friedlander, Lindy Liu, Yon Yu, David S. Stephens, Conrad P. Quinn, Katherine Hendricks

Content Source: 
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)

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