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  • References


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    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Recommended immunization schedules for persons aged 0-18 years—United States, 2011.
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    Gales SA, Sweet A, et al. The safety profile of varicella vaccine: a 10-year review.
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    Marin M, Meissner HC, et al. Varicella prevention in the United States: a review of successes and challenges.
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    A New Product (VariZIG) for Postexposure Prophylaxis of Varicalla Available under an Investigational New Drug Application Expanded Access Protocol.
    MMWR
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    Skull SA, Wang EE. Varicella vaccination: a critical review of the evidence.
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    Varicella (chickenpox) vaccination.
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  • Resources

    American Academy of Family Physicians

    http://familydoctor.org

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    http://www.cdc.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    College of Family Physicians of Canada

    http://www.cfpc.ca