COMBATING INFECTION: Updates and recommendations about the seasonal influenza vaccine
Michelle Snow RN, BSN, MSHR, MSPH, PhD

$1.99
Nursing2014
October 2009 
Volume 39  Number 10
Pages 61 - 62
 
  PDF Version Available!

ABSTRACT

WITH FLU SEASON starting, no doubt you're already seeing patients complaining of fever, malaise, headache, myalgia, nonproductive cough, pharyngitis, and rhinitis. Young patients may also present with otitis media, nausea, and vomiting. Most cases of seasonal flu spontaneously resolve within 3 to 7 days; however, the very young, older adults, and those who are immunocompromised may experience an exacerbation of other medical conditions and be at risk for developing sinusitis, otitis media, pneumonia, and fatal complications.

Influenza season typically occurs between late fall and early spring. Most people are susceptible to ...

Purchase Now !

To purchase this item, follow the instructions below. If you’re not already logged in, be sure to enter your login information below to ensure that your item is saved to your File Drawer after you purchase it.

Not a member? Join now for Free!


Cost:$1.99
1) If you're not already logged in, enter your information below to save this item in your File Drawer for future viewing.

User name:


Password


Forgot your user name or password?
2)  If you have a coupon or promotional code, enter it
here.(If not, just click Continue.


Digital Coupon: (optional)

3)  Click Continue to go to the next screen, where
you'll enter your payment details.






jQuery UI Accordion - Default functionality

For life-long learning and continuing professional development, come to Lippincott's NursingCenter.

Nursing Jobs Plus
Featured Jobs
Recommended CE Articles Recommended Nursing Articles Evidence Based Practice Skin Care Network NursingCenter Quick Links What’s Trending Events