Tag: herpes zoster

1. In this randomized controlled trial, autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation patients who received 2 recombinant zoster vaccine doses had reduced incidence of herpes zoster compared to placebo. 2. Injection site pain, myalgia, and fatigue were the most common adverse reactions to the vaccine. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: After autologous...
1. In this randomized controlled trial, autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation patients who received 2 recombinant zoster vaccine doses had reduced incidence of herpes zoster compared to placebo. 2. Injection site pain, myalgia, and fatigue were the most common adverse reactions to the vaccine. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: After autologous...
 1. In this randomized controlled trial, autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation patients who received 2 recombinant zoster vaccine doses had reduced incidence of herpes zoster compared to placebo. 2. Injection site pain, myalgia, and fatigue were the most common adverse reactions to the vaccine. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: After...
1. In a retrospective cohort study, researchers discovered that children vaccinated with the varicella vaccine were significantly less likely to have herpes zoster (HZ) than unvaccinated children. 2. Over the 12-year time period assessed, researchers found the overall rate of HZ decreased significantly, with the incidence among vaccinated children being...
1. In a retrospective cohort study, researchers discovered that children vaccinated with the varicella vaccine were significantly less likely to have herpes zoster (HZ) than unvaccinated children. 2. Over the 12-year time period assessed, researchers found the overall rate of HZ decreased significantly, with the incidence among vaccinated children being...