VAERS


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VAERSVaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (lists hospitalizations or deaths resulting from vaccinations)
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* VAERS (https://vaers.hhs.gov/) is a passive reporting system that allows patients, physicians, and other health care providers to record suspected vaccine-related adverse events.
The VAERS adverse event findings suggest that expired IIV does not pose additional risks for adverse events beyond those of seasonal IIV.
The purpose of VAERS is to see whether unexpected or unusual patterns emerge, potentially indicating a vaccine safety issue that needs to be researched further.
VAERS received 630 reports related to the vaccine (aIIV3; FLUAD) during the study period, of which 521 involved adults aged 65 years and older.
The researchers found that 50,157 reports were received by VAERS after DTaP vaccination; 87.7 percent reported concomitant administration of other vaccines and 11.2 percent of reports were serious.
VAERS is a passive surveillance system, which means that reports about adverse events are not automatically collected.
However, the VAERS database reveals a markedly different history of the measles vaccine.
The Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) is a national vaccine safety surveillance program co-sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and
"On its website the FDA advises that adverse events related to biologics be reported via the FDA's MedWatch program or by contacting the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) for vaccines.
According to reports from the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) (www.vaers.hhs.gov), the frequency of YEL-AVD in US vaccinees was 0.4 per 100,000 doses of vaccine administered (4).
There is more: A Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) was put in place by the government to report vaccine reactions.
As of August 31, 2008, there were 10,326 Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) reports of adverse events following Gardasil vaccination in the United States: 94% were considered nonserious and 6% were serious.