Resources for Module 3 - Vaccine Concerns

The below resources are available for those interested in learning additional information about each module's specific topics. You can jump to a specific module using the links to the right.

Social Factors

Core-U.S. Status            
http://www.cdc.gov/nis

CDC MMWR Weekly 8/28/2009, National, State, and Local Area Vaccination Coverage Among Children Aged 19--35 Months---United States, 2008
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5833a3.htm

CDC MMWR Weekly 9/18/2009, National, State, and Local Area Vaccination Coverage Among Adolescents Aged 13—17 Years---United States, 2008
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5836a2.htm

American Academy of Family Physicians News Staff, 2009, 2008 Childhood Vaccination Rates Stable, Near Healthy People 2010 Goals
http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home/publications/news/news-now/health-of-the-public/20090916kid-vacc-rates.html

Poverty   
http://www.cdc.gov/nis
http://www.npc.umich.edu/poverty/

Ethnic Disparities                      
http://assets.aarp.org/rgcenter/health/i12_flu.pdf

Media
http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/doi/pdf/10.1146/annurev.publhealth.29.020907.090824?cookieSet=1http://www.thevaccinesong.org

Risk of Disease
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/default.htm#download

Environment
Dake, K, 1992, Myths of Nature: Culture and the Social Construction of Risk, Journal of Social Issues, 48, pp 21-37)

Vaccine Schedule
Sharts-Hopko, N.,2009, Issues in Pediatric Immunizations, Maternal Child Nursing, Vol 34, No. 2, pp. 80-88.

Mistrust of Government
http://people-press.org/report/606/trust-in-government
http://www.ted.com/speakers/michael_specter.html

Vaccination Concerns

Arming yourself with information…
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Common Misconceptions
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vac-gen/6mishome.htm
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Common Concerns
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/Concerns/Index.html
Immunization Action Coalition – Vaccine Concerns
http://www.immunize.org/concerns/
United States Department of Health and Human Services –
1994 National Vaccine Plan
http://archive.hhs.gov/nvpo/vacc_plan/1994plan/
Immunization Action Coalition
http://www.immunize.org/presentations/NIC_2010_Talking_Parents_Vaccines.pdf

Are vaccines safe?
National Academies Press/1994 the Institute of Medicine Report
http://books.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=2138&page=274

Is it safe for babies to get so many vaccines?
Stratton, K., Howe, C. and Johnston, R., 1994, p 63
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/reprint/109/1/124
Offit, P., et al., 2002, p 127
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/reprint/109/1/124

Is it safe for babies to get several vaccines at the same time?
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Common Misconceptions
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vac-gen/6mishome.htm
Ramsay, D. and Lewis, M., 1994 (abstract only)
http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/119263056/abstract

Are vaccine ingredients safe?
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vac-gen/additives.htm

Is having aluminum in vaccines safe?
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/Concerns/adjuvants.html
Offit, P. and Jew, R., 2003
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/reprint/112/6/1394

What is thimerosal and does it cause autism?
Centers for Disease Control and Preventionhttp://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/Concerns/thimerosal/thimerosal_faqs.html
Institute of Medicine, 2004
http://www.iom.edu/Reports/2004/Immunization-Safety-Review-Vaccines-and-Autism.aspx

Does the MMR vaccine cause autism?
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2010
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/Vaccines/MMR/MMR.html
Halsey, N., Hyman, S. and the Conference Writing Panel 2000
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/reprint/107/5/e84?ijkey=a965992f8430209dbb07bca45ba3b4d5a03bc391
Institute of Medicine, 2004
http://www.iom.edu/Reports/2004/Immunization-Safety-Review-Vaccines-and-Autism.aspx
Deer, B. 2010
http://briandeer.com/mmr-lancet.htm
Immunization Action Coalition 2010
http://www.immunize.org/catg.d/p4026.pdf

Too many childhood vaccines…
Vaccine Education Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
http://www.chop.edu/export/download/pdfs/articles/vaccine-education-center/too-many-vaccines.pdf

Autism research…
Honda, H., Shimizu, Y., and Rutter, M.  2005.  No effect of MMR withdrawal on the incidence of autism: a total population study.  J Child Psychology and Psychiatry, June, 46, pp 572-9.

Hviid, A., Stellfeld, M., Wohlfahrt, J., and Melbye, M.  2003.  Association between thimerosal-containing vaccine and autism.  JAMA, 290, pp 1763-1966.
http://jama.ama-assn.org/cgi/reprint/290/13/1763
(Begin Manual Download)

Madsen, KM., Hviid, A., Vestergaard, M., Diana Schendel, D., Wohlfahrt, J., Thorsen, P., Olsen, J. and Melbye, M. 2002.  A Population-Based Study of Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Vaccination and Autism.  N Engl J Med, November, 347, pp 1477-1482.
http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa021134#articleTop

Schechter, R. and Grether, JK.  2008.  Continuing increases in autism report to California’s developmental services system: mercury in retrograde.  Archives of General Psychiatry, January, 65, pp 15-16.
http://archpsyc.ama-assn.org/cgi/content/full/65/1/19

Additional information on addressing vaccine concerns
CDC website
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/Concerns/Index.html
Bardenheier, B., Yusuf, H., et.al. 2004.  Are Parental Vaccine Safety Concerns Associated with Receipt of Measles-Mumps-Rubella, Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids with Acellular Pertussis, or Hepatitis B Vaccines by Children?  Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med, 158, pp 569-575.
Sharts-Hopko, N., 2009.  Issues in Pediatric Immunization MCN, April, 34, 2, pp 80-88.
Hoyert, D. L., Kochanek, K. D., and Murphy, S. L., 1999.  Deaths:  Final Data for 1997.  National Vital Statistics Reports 19, 47.

Pharmaceutical Companies
IOM’s “Financing Vaccines in the 21st Century: Assuring Access and Availability”
archive.hhs.gov/nvpo/nvac/NVAC-IOM100604.doc
(Copy and paste; perform search; document is available in Word)

Merck’s presentation to NVPO ―The Environment Facing US Vaccine Manufacturers
http://www.hhs.gov/nvpo/meetings/jun2004/Gannon%20-%20NVAC%20IOM%20-%20June%2025-3.ppt
Get the Picture: Child Immunization
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3uVvq7dbf4s&feature=player_embedded#

Vaccination Barriers

Burns, I. T., and Zimmerman, R. K., 2005, Immunization Barriers and Solutions.  JFP, January, 54, 1, pp
Charo, R. A., 2007.  Politics, Parents, and Prophylaxis – Mandating HPV Vaccination in the United States.  NEJM, May, 356; 19, pp1905-1908.

Legal Concerns and Vaccination

Immunization Action Coalition
http://www.immunize.org/catg.d/p2060.pdf

California Department of Public Health
http://www.cdph.ca.gov/Pages/NR10-041.aspx

Ethical Principles

Colgrove, J. and Bayer, R., 2005.  Could it Happen Here? Vaccine Risk Controversiers and the Specter of Derailment Health Affairs, 24, 3, pp 729-739.
Dombkowski, K. J., Lantz, P. M., and Freed, G. L., 2004.  Risk Factors for Delay in Age-Appropriate Vaccination.  Public Health Reports, March-April, 119, pp 144-155.
Vaccines for Children Program
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/programs/vfc/default.htm

Organizations
http://www.gatesfoundation.org/vaccines/Pages/decade-of-vaccines.aspx
Measles cases:  http://www.cdc.gov/media/transcripts/2008/t080808.htm

Immunization Action Coalition website links
http://www.immunize.org/concerns/
http://www.immunize.org/presentations/NIC_2010_Talking_Parents_Vaccines.pdf
http://immunize.org/handouts/top-picks.asp