Adult (non-flu) Vaccines

Recent News

May 20, 2021
College graduate with mask

Iowa bans mask mandates as issue grows more political

The country continues to grapple with mask policies, and Emergent testifies at Congress about its J&J vaccine gaffe.

May 13, 2021
Prepping for the COVID-19 vaccine

More side effects noted after using 2 different COVID vaccines

Vaccinating with both Pfizer and AstraZeneca is linked with more systemic symptoms in older adults.

May 07, 2021
Woman receiving COVID vaccine

Real-world studies detail high Pfizer COVID vaccine protection

Israeli data show 92% effectiveness against asymptomatic COVID and 97% against symptomatic.

May 07, 2021

News Scan for May 07, 2021

High global COVID deaths
Obesity and severe COVID-19
Polio in 2 countries
Boost in monkeypox-smallpox vaccine supply
Jan 29, 2021

News Scan for Jan 29, 2021

Vaccines save millions of lives
H3N2v flu infection in Wisconsin
H9N2 avian flu case in China
Polio in Mideast, Africa
Oct 02, 2020
Pregnant woman receiving vaccine

Flu, Tdap vaccine use up in pregnant women, but disparities linger

Providers can do more to encourage vaccines, the CDC says.

Oct 02, 2020

News Scan for Oct 02, 2020

Fecal transplant registry results
Bots and vaccine tweets
H9N2 avian flu case in China
Jul 28, 2020

News Scan for Jul 28, 2020

High worker absenteeism in April
AMR research in India, Fiji
FDA-approved vaccines safe
Yellow fever and climate change
Feb 25, 2020

News Scan for Feb 25, 2020

MERS case in Saudi Arabia
Adjuvanted flu vaccine for seniors
Tetanus, diphtheria boosters in adults
Avian flu in 3 countries
Sep 12, 2019

News Scan for Sep 12, 2019

More DRC Ebola cases
Global vaccine summit
Cytomegalovirus vaccine trial

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Baumgaertner B, Ridenhour BJ, Justwan F, et al. Risk of disease and willingness to vaccinate in the United States: a population-based survey. PLoS Med 2020 (published online Oct 15)

De Figueiredo A, Simas C, Karafillakis E, et al. Mapping global trends in vaccine confidence and investigating barriers to vaccine uptake: a large-scale retrospective temporal modelling study. Lancet 2020 (published online Sep 10)

Gidengil C, Goetz MB, Newberry S, et al. Safety of vaccines used for routine immunization in the United States: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis. Vaccine 2021 (published online May 25)

Giles ML, Mantel C, Munoz FM, et al. Vaccine implementation factors affecting maternal tetanus immunization in low- and middle-income countries: results of the Maternal Immunization and Antenatal Care Situational Analysis (MIACSA) project. Vaccine 2020 (published online Jun 22)

Granade CJ, Fiebelkorn AP, Black CL, et al. Implementation of the standards for adult immunization practice: a survey of U.S. health care providers. Vaccine 2020 (published online Jun 22)

Guess AM, Nyhan B, O'Keeffe Z, et al. The sources and correlates of exposure to vaccine-related (mis)information online. Vaccine 2020 (published online Oct 22)

Izurieta HS, Wu X, Forshee R, et al. Recombinant zoster vaccine (Shingrix) real-world effectiveness in the first two years post-licensure. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 13)

Laverty M, Crowcroft N, Bolotin S, et al. Health outcomes in young children following pertussis vaccination during pregnancy. Pediatrics 2021 2021 Apr;147(4):e2020042507

Li X, Mukandavire C, Cucunuba AM, et al. Estimating the health impact of vaccination against ten pathogens in 98 low-income and middle-income countries from 2000 to 2030: a modelling study. Lancet 2021 (published online Jan 30)

Lu PJ, Hung MC, Srivastav A, et al. Surveillance of vaccination coverage among adult populations—United States, 2018. MMWR 2021 May 14;70(3):1-26

Madhi SA, Mutsaerts E, Izu A, et al. Immunogenicity of a single-dose compared with a two-dose primary series followed by a booster dose of ten-valent or 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in South African children: an open-label, randomised, non-inferiority trial. Lancet Infect Dis 2020 (published online Aug 25)

Madhi SA, Polack FP, Piedra PA, et al. Respiratory syncytial virus vaccination during pregnancy and effects in infants. N Engl J Med 2020 Jul 30;383(5):426-39

Milkman KL, Patel MS, Gandhi L, et al. A megastudy of text-based nudges encouraging patients to get vaccinated at an upcoming doctor’s appointment. Proc Natl Acad Sci 2021 May 18;118(20):e2101165118

Nadarzynski T, Frost M, Miller D, et al. Vaccine acceptability, uptake and completion amongst men who have sex with men: a systematic review, meta-analysis and theoretical framework. Vaccine 2021 Jun 16;39(27):3565-81

Nicholls LA, Gallant AJ, Cogan N, et al. Older adults' vaccine hesitancy: psychosocial factors associated with influenza, pneumococcal, and shingles vaccine uptake. Vaccine 2021 Jun 11;39(26):3520-7

Razzaghi J, Kahn KE, Black CL, et al. Influenza and Tdap vaccination coverage among pregnant women—United States, April 2020. MMWR 2020 Oct 2;69(39):1391-7

Rezahosseini O, Sorensen SS, Perch M, et al. Measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella-zoster virus serology and infections in solid organ transplant recipients during the first year post-transplantation. Clin Infect Dis 2020 (published online Jun 21)

Saint-Gerons DM, Arnau IS, De Mucio B, et al. Adverse events associated with the use of recommended vaccines during pregnancy: an overview of systematic reviews. Vaccine (published online Sep 21)

Sim SY, Watts E, Constenla D, et al. Return on investment from immunization against 10 pathogens in 94 low- and middle-income countries, 2011-30. Health Affairs 2020 Aug;39(8)

Sun Y, Kim E, Kong CL, et al. Effectiveness of the recombinant zoster vaccine in adults aged 50 and older in the United States: a claims-based cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Feb 13)

Tau N, Yahav D, Shepshelovich D. Postmarketing safety of vaccines approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Ann Intern med 2020 (published online Jul 28)

Terlizzi EP, Black LI. Shingles vaccination among adults aged 60 and over: United States, 2018. NCHS Data Brief 2020 Jul;370

Weber DJ, Talbot TR, Weinmann A, et al. Policy statement from SHEA: only medical contraindications should be accepted as a reason for not receiving all routine immunizations as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Sep 17)

Williams SR, Driscoll AJ, LeBuhn HM, et al. National routine adult immunisation programmes among World Health Organization Member States: an assessment of health systems to deploy COVID-19 vaccines. Eurosurveill 2021 Apr 29;26(17)

Zhai Y, Santibanez TA, Kahn KE, et al. Rural, urban, and suburban differences in influenza vaccination coverage among children. Vaccine (published online Oct 15)

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