The importance of immunizations.

  title={The importance of immunizations.},
  author={Stanford T. Shulman},
  journal={Pediatric annals},
  volume={39 8},
  pages={460, 463}
It is virtually impossible to overstate the effect of vaccination upon human health, and especially upon child health. And yet controversy seems to swirl around this topic and has since Edward Jenner fi rst inoculated young James Phipps on May 14, 1796, with material from Sarah Nelmes, the milkmaid who had cowpox. Most of the controversies are because, when… CONTINUE READING