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Pressure mounts for inquiry into MMR furore

BMJ 2004; 328 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.328.7438.483-a (Published 26 February 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;328:483

Vaccine Side Effects, Adverse Reactions, Contraindications, and Precautions

Recently published guidelines on vaccinations contain evidence that
many vaccines can harm and that "although immunisation has successfully
reduced the incidence of vaccine-preventable diseases, vaccination can
cause both minor and, rarely, serious side effects."

The following papers should be scrutinised by all who are involved in
the vaccination conflict.

Update: Vaccine Side Effects, Adverse Reactions, Contraindications,
and Precautions Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization
Practices (ACIP)

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00046738.htm#top

Vaccinating With MMR

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/469133?mpid=25309

[FULL REPORT]
Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00046738.htm#top

Competing interests:
Father of Vaccine damaged daughter with autistic syndrome

Competing interests: No competing interests

05 March 2004
Alan Challoner MA (Phil) MChS
Retired
LL18 5UR