MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, August 18, 2017   [open pdf - 635KB]

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 articles: "Contact Lens Health Week -- August 21-25, 2017 Risk Behaviors for Contact Lens-Related Eye Infections Among Adults and Adolescents -- United States, 2016," "Hypertension Prevalence, Awareness, Treatment, and Control Among Adults Aged ≥18 Years -- Los Angeles County, 1999-2006 and 2007-2014," "Occupational Distribution of Campylobacteriosis and Salmonellosis Cases -- Maryland, Ohio, and Virginia, 2014," "Progress Toward Poliomyelitis Eradication -- Afghanistan, January 2016-June 2017," "Effects of Antiretroviral Therapy to Prevent HIV Transmission to Women in Couples Attempting Conception When the Man Has HIV Infection -- United States, 2017," "Notes from the Field: Death of a Farm Worker After Exposure to Manure Gas in an Open Air Environment -- Wisconsin, August 2016," "Erratum: Vol. 66, No. 21," "Erratum: Vol. 66, No. 27," and "QuickStats: Percentage of Currently Employed Adults with No Health Insurance, by Type of Work Arrangement -- National Health Interview Survey, 2010 and 2015."Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables from this issue can be accessed at the following link: [https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/index2017.html].

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MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (August 18, 2017), v.66 no.32
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