MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, May 14, 2021   [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: "Emergency Department Visits for Bicycle-Related Traumatic Brain Injuries Among Children and Adults -- United States, 2009-2018"; "Prevalence of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Among Medicare Fee-For-Service Beneficiaries -- United States, 2001-2018"; "Diagnostic Performance of an Antigen Test with RT-PCR [reverse transcription of RNA to DNA - polymerase chain reaction] for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 [severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2] in a Hospital Setting -- Los Angeles County, California, June-August 2020"; "Community-Based Testing for SARS-CoV-2 -- Chicago, Illinois, May-November 2020"; "Rapid Emergence and Epidemiologic Characteristics of the SARS-CoV-2 B.1.526 Variant -- New York City, New York, January 1-April 5, 2021"; "Identification of and Surveillance for the SARS-CoV-2 Variants B.1.427 and B.1.429 -- Colorado, January-March 2021"; "Modeling of Future COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] Cases, Hospitalizations, and Deaths, by Vaccination Rates and Nonpharmaceutical Intervention Scenarios -- United States, April-September 2021"; "Demographic and Social Factors Associated with COVID-19 Vaccination Initiation Among Adults Aged ≥65 Years -- United States, December 14, 2020-April 10, 2021"; and "'QuickStats': Percentage of Adults Aged ≥50 Years with Osteoporosis, by Race and Hispanic Origin -- United States, 2017-2018." Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables from this issue can be accessed at the following link [http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/index2021.html].

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MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (May 14, 2021), v.70 no.19, p.693-732
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