Exemptions From Mandatory Immunization After Legally Mandated Parental Counseling

Pediatrics
January 2018, VOLUME 141 / ISSUE
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/141/1?current-issue=y

Articles
Exemptions From Mandatory Immunization After Legally Mandated Parental Counseling
Saad B. Omer, Kristen Allen, D.H. Chang, L. Beryl Guterman, Robert A. Bednarczyk, Alex Jordan, Alison Buttenheim, Malia Jones, Claire Hannan, M. Patricia deHart, Daniel A. Salmon
Pediatrics Jan 2018, 141 (1) e20172364; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2017-2364
This article is the first in which the impact of parental counseling and signature requirements for obtaining vaccine exemptions at the state-level has been evaluated.