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Relative Effectiveness of the Cell-derived Inactivated Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccine Versus Egg-derived Inactivated Quadrivalent Influenza Vaccines in Preventing Influenza-related Medical Encounters During the 2018–2019 Influenza Season in the United States
Constantina Boikos, Lauren Fischer, Dan O’Brien, Joe Vasey, Gregg C Sylvester, James A Mansi
This study estimated the relative vaccine effectiveness (rVE) of ccIIV4 versus egg-derived inactivated quadrivalent influenza vaccine (eIIV4) in preventing influenza-related medical encounters in the 2018–2019 US season.
Charges of COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing and Antibody Testing Across Facility Types and States
Mark K. Meiselbach, Ge Bai, Gerard F. Anderson
Research found that a small proportion of COVID-19 diagnostic testing and antibody testing services, provided in selected states, had charges that far exceeded the Medicare rate. High charges may create financial barriers for some uninsured patients and lead to higher premiums for out-of-network private plans.
The Effects of School Reopenings on COVID-19 Hospitalizations
Douglas N. Harris, Engy Ziedan, Susan Hassig
Research from the COVID-19 Research Database shows no impact of school openings on COVID-19 hospitalization rates for counties whose pre-opening total new COVID-19 hospitalization rates were below roughly 36-44 per 100,000 population per week (roughly the 75th percentile of counties during the summer).