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CDC reports moderate flu season, vaccine efficacy of 48%

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 17, 2017

Influenza activity so far this season has been moderate, with elevated activity expected to continue for several more weeks, CDC researchers reported in the agency's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. An accompanying report showed that the batch of flu vaccine distributed this year has been 48% effective, compared with 47% vaccine efficacy last year. Medscape (free registration) (02/16) CNN (02/17)


AAFP tells HHS about physician frustrations with health IT

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 22, 2017

Study: Any amount of CAC may increase heart risks in young adults

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 16, 2017

On-demand videos showcase learnings of CPC practices

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 16, 2017

Study ties breastfeeding to lower metabolic syndrome risk

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 21, 2017

Flu vaccine efficacy at 48%, CDC data show

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 22, 2017

Studies assess testosterone therapy in older men

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 22, 2017

Republicans outline ACA replacement

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 17, 2017

IBM expands Watson's footprint into primary care

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 20, 2017

Research examines effect of lixisenatide on older patients with type 2 diabetes

Family Medicine SmartBrief | Feb 16, 2017


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