NEW: Officials working with the WH COVID task force say the data they need to track the delivery of doses is incomplete, often late, and sometimes even contradictory.w/@WillBredderman https://www.thedailybeast.com/fauci-says-theres-no-organ
Vaccine news: Novavax has formally applied for Health Canada approval after those phase 3 results y’day. And along w/ ongoing review of AstraZeneca, AZ has applied to authorize its vaccine/production
Canadian health officials are giving an update today on vaccine delivery. MGen Danny Fortin says CAN is looking to scale up to 70 points of use, right now 14 are
With the recent positive developments in the vaccine trials, I hope our leaders are looking ahead for the possible logistical issues that our country may face in distributing the vaccine.
1/ The @NEJM paper on the @pfizer vaccine has worrying details. The authors note "serious adverse events" are similar in vaccine (0.6%) and placebo (0.5%); they admit only in an
As White House, FDA drama over vaccine EUA timing plays out it is important to remember that a week or two or a day or two on FDA's end would
@RealTimeCOVID19 clinical call notesSummary from Jay Butler MD and Amanda Cohn MD after ACIP meeting1. Separate monoclonal antibody and vaccine, at least 90 days 2. No switching between vaccines 3.
Dr Verner Wheelock
10 Facts From the UK Government Pfizer Vaccine Guidance that Promote “Vaccine Hesitancy”.No need for fake news. Just look the official guidance for healthcare professionals to understand the dangers of
Jesse O’Shea MD, MSc
I've been getting a lot of questions of how the Pfizer's COVID19 vaccine side effect profile compares to other common vaccines. So - I made some graphics. Pfizer's vaccine has
Argentina, South Africa, Brazil, and Turkey — all countries that hosted vaccine trials — will have to be satisfied with Pfizer’s gratitude, because (like most countries in the world) they
Emily Porter, M.D.
Someone asked me, “If I get both doses of the COVID vaccine, am I safe to go to the Indy 500?” The science says that the vaccine will prevent you
Vaccine conspiracies are overtaking election disinformation, but we can & we must preempt this next wave of nonsense, new post- “COVID-19 Vaccine Conspiracies & the Next Wave of Disinformation” @FPRI
How cold do COVID vaccines need to be?AstraZeneca, J&J - like the flu vaccine, warmer than ice cream at homeModerna - a bit colder, like the chickenpox vaccine, warmer than
Please see our guidance co-written with @THTorguk regarding SARS-CoV-2 vaccination for adults living with HIV. https://www.bhiva.org/SARS-CoV-2-vaccine-advice-for-adults-living-with-HIVAnd the plain English version is here: https://www.bhiv
During the Swine Flu pandemic panic of 2009 a hastily produced H1N1 vaccine was recommended. 60 million doses of adjuvanted vaccine were purchased for the German population. A different, non-adjuvanted
Let me tell you why spreading unnecessary doubts about #vaccination is dangerous. I was very closely involved in fighting this very rumour mongering during the polio vaccination drive in #India
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