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Executive Health Management

WHO 'Taken Aback' By Measles Resurgence in Europe

2015 25 Feb

The World Health Organization (WHO) has been “taken aback” by the outbreak of measles across Europe, as news came on Wednesday about the measles-related death of an 18-month old child in Berlin. From January 2014 to February 2015, the number of measles cases has spiked into the thousands in five European countries. More than 500 cases have been reported... Read more

Pharmacy Management

Vaccination Strategies For Avian Flu

2014 08 Oct

Two recent trails have examined new vaccination strategies for the prevention and control of avian influenza, commonly known as bird flu.  First Study: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta  The first trial was conducted by Mark J. Mulligan, MD, and his colleagues. They compared the safety and immunogenicity of different doses of... Read more