This Viewpoint discusses concerns regarding recent guidelines issued by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for pneumococcal vaccination in the elderly population.
This Viewpoint discusses several key public health lessons learned from the current West Africa Ebola epidemic that are changing the way we think about emerging infectious disease threats.
Grande et al measured patient preferences about sharing their electronic health information for secondary purposes (other than their own health care). See the invited commentary by Kohane.
Reuter and colleagues describe an improved genetic technique to confirm or refute outbreaks in hospitals and the community, and the research is further elucidated in the accompanying Invited Commentary.