CDC/MMWR Watch [to 21 June 2014]

CDC/MMWR Watch [to 21 June 2014]

:: CDC Lab Determines Possible Anthrax Exposures: Staff Provided Antibiotics/Monitoring – Media Statement
June 19, 2014
CDC announced today that approximately 75 Atlanta-based staff are being monitored or provided antibiotics because they may have been unintentionally exposed to live Bacillus anthracis (anthrax) after established safety practices were not followed.

:: MMWR, June 20, 2014 / Vol. 63 / No. 24
Use of MenACWY-CRM Vaccine in Children Aged 2 Through 23 Months at Increased Risk for Meningococcal Disease: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, 2013