Anthrax vaccination and joint related adverse reactions in light of biological warfare scenarios.

@article{Geier2002AnthraxVA,
  title={Anthrax vaccination and joint related adverse reactions in light of biological warfare scenarios.},
  author={D A Geier and Mark R. Geier},
  journal={Clinical and experimental rheumatology},
  year={2002},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={217-20}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this analysis was to evaluate anthrax vaccine (AVA) and joint related adverse reactions based upon analysis of the VAERS database in light of the current possibility of the use of anthrax as a biological warfare agent. METHODS A certified copy of the VAERS database was obtainedfrom the CDC. In this study, we conducted a retrospective analysis using Microsoft Access for all joint attributed adverse reactions reported following anthrax vaccination. The employment of… CONTINUE READING