vaccine safety datalink project


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vaccine safety datalink project

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VSD

A collaboration between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and several major managed care organizations and health insurers to assess the effects of vaccinations on public health. The VSD has studied the effects of vaccination on autism, hair loss, thrombocytopenia, and neurological development in children. Website:http://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/Activities/VSD.html
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Signal identification and evaluation for risk of febrile seizures in children following trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine in the Vaccine Safety Datalink Project, 2010-2011.
In addition to VAERS, there also is a safety monitoring system called the Vaccine Safety Datalink Project, a collaboration between CDC and eight managed care organizations that is set up to investigate any possible safety signals arising from VAERS.
More data from the Vaccine Safety Datalink Project are due out soon.
Based on testimony from both external and federal scientists, along with vaccine manufacturers' representatives and members of the general public, the panel is considering recommending enhancements in vaccine safety public health and clinical guidance in seven areas ranging from the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System and the Vaccine Safety Datalink Project to genomics and vaccine safety clinical practice guidelines.
Bohlke and her colleagues reviewed records from four Western health maintenance organizations enrolled in the federal government's Vaccine Safety Datalink Project.
children in the Vaccine Safety Datalink Project did suggest an association between thimerosal exposure and "any neurodevelopmental disorder"--but not autism--at 3 months.
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