MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, November 4, 2011   [open pdf - 1MB]

The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) Series is prepared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). [It] is the agency's primary vehicle for scientific publication of timely, reliable, authoritative, accurate, objective, and useful public health information and recommendations. This issue of MMWR contains the following: "World Pneumonia Day -- November 12, 2011"; "Invasive Pneumococcal Disease and 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV13) Coverage Among Children Aged ≤59 Months -- Selected U.S. Regions, 2010-2011"; "Progress Toward Poliomyelitis Eradication -- India, January 2010-September 2011"; "Vital Signs: Overdoses of Prescription Opioid Pain Relievers -- United States, 1999-2008"; "Announcements: National Epilepsy Awareness Month -- November 2011"; "Announcements: National Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Awareness Month -- November 2011"; "Announcements: Reinstatement of Notification Requirements for Emergency Response Employees Potentially Exposed to Life-Threatening Infectious Diseases"; "Announcements: Epi Info 7 Software Released"; and "QuickStats: Percentage of Adults Aged 18-64 Years Who Did Not Get Needed Prescription Drugs Because of Cost, by Poverty Status -- National Health Interview Survey, United States, 1999-2010". Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables from this issue can be accessed at the following link [http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/index2011.html]

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MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (November 4, 2011), v.60 no.43, p.1477-1512
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