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: "Use of 15-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine and 20-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Among U.S. Adults: Updated Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices -- United States, 2022"; "Effectiveness of a Third Dose of Pfizer-BioNTech [Biopharmaceutical New Technologies] and Moderna Vaccines in Preventing COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] Hospitalization Among Immunocompetent and Immunocompromised Adults -- United States, August-December 2021"; "COVID-19 Cases and Hospitalizations by COVID-19 Vaccination Status and Previous COVID-19 Diagnosis -- California and New York, May-November 2021"; "COVID-19 Incidence and Death Rates Among Unvaccinated and Fully Vaccinated Adults with and Without Booster Doses During Periods of Delta and Omicron Variant Emergence -- 25 U.S. Jurisdictions, April 4-December 25, 2021"; "Effectiveness of a Third Dose of mRNA [Messenger RNA] Vaccines Against COVID-19-Associated Emergency Department and Urgent Care Encounters and Hospitalizations Among Adults During Periods of Delta and Omicron Variant Predominance -- VISION Network, 10 States, August 2021-January 2022"; "Trends in Disease Severity and Health Care Utilization During the Early Omicron Variant Period Compared with Previous SARS-CoV-2 [severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2] High Transmission Periods -- United States, December 2020-January 2022"; "'Notes from the Field': Increased Incidence of Fentanyl-Related Deaths Involving 'Para'-fluorofentanyl or Metonitazene -- Knox County, Tennessee, November 2020- August 2021"; "Erratum: Vol. 70, No. 1"; "Erratum: Vol. 70, No. 2"; and "'QuickStats': Percentage of Adults Aged ≥18 Years with Diagnosed Diabetes, by Disability Status and Age Group -- National Health Interview Survey, United States, 2020." Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables from this issue can be accessed at the following link [http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/index2022.html].
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MMWR: Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (January 28, 2022), v.71 no.4, p.109-160