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Diseases that can be prevented by vaccines remain major causes of illness and death for people of all ages in the United States.

  • In the U.S., an estimated 800,000 to 1.4 million persons have chronic Hepatitis B virus infection (CDC) External Web Site Icon.
  • CDC estimates that from 2010-2011 to 2013-2014, influenza-associated deaths in the United States ranged from a low of 12,000 (during 2011-2012) to a high of 56,000 (during 2012-2013) (CDC) External Web Site Icon.
Task Force Findings
Recommended Completed February 2016
Insufficient Evidence Completed February 2016
Insufficient Evidence Completed September 2015


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This summary of CPSTF findings to increase appropriate vaccination can be used as a reference, included in presentations, or shared with colleagues.

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