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MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, October 21, 2016   [open pdf - 837KB]

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: "Declines in Opioid Prescribing After a Private Insurer Policy Change -- Massachusetts, 2011-2015"; "National Progress Toward Hepatitis C Elimination -- Georgia, 2015-2016"; "Status of New Vaccine Introduction -- Worldwide, September 2016"; "Vital Signs: Dental Sealant Use and Untreated Tooth Decay Among U.S. School-Aged Children"; "Notes from the Field: Outbreak of Zika Virus Disease -- American Samoa, 2016"; "Notes from the Field: Pediatric Emergency Department Visits for Buprenorphine/Naloxone Ingestion -- United States, 2008-2015"; "Notes from the Field: Chlorination Strategies for Drinking Water During a Cholera Epidemic -- Tanzania, 2016"; and "QuickStats: Cancer Death Rates for Children and Teens Aged 1-19 Years -- United States, 1999, 2006, and 2014." Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables from this issue can be accessed at the following link [http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/index2016.html]

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2016-10-21
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Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/index.html/
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MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (October 21, 2016), v.65 no.41
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