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Student Immunity Requirements of Health Professional Schools: Vaccination and Other Means of Fulfillment—United States, 2008
Brady L. Miller MPH, Megan C. Lindley MPH, Faruque Ahmed PhD and Pascale M. Wortley MD MPH
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology
Vol. 32, No. 9 (September 2011), pp. 908-911
Published by: Cambridge University Press on behalf of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/661785
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US health professional schools with student immunity requirements for recommended vaccines frequently accept evidence of immunity other than vaccination but vary widely on the types of evidence that are accepted. Exemptions for nonmedical reasons and, to a lesser extent, medical reasons are often obtainable by a student-written document.
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