Vaccines for Adults: Prevention of Common Infectious Diseases

Published Online: Tuesday, March 22, 2011
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In this video, Eliseo Perez-Stable, MD, professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, explains why adults need to keep vaccinations and booster shots current, and reviews vaccines for seasonal and H1N1 flu, pneumonia, shingles, pertussis, and other conditions.

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