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Immunization Schedule, Children (cont.)

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Author: Randy P Prescilla, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Wayne State University; Consulting Staff, Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Children's Hospital of Michigan.

Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc; Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor III, MD, Vice-Chief, Compliance Officer, Attending Physician Emergency Medicine Residency, Department of Emergency Medicine, Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital, University of South Carolina; Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com.


Last Editorial Review: 4/24/2007

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