Increasing Adult Vaccination Rates What Works

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Sue, a 19 year old nursing assistant, comes to your office in October for a pre-employment physical, as required by the hospital where she will be employed. Sue’s medical history shows that she has diabetes mellitus. She received MMR once, and a complete childhood series of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis, Haemophilus influenzae type b, and polio vaccines. She received her last Td when she broke her arm at age 7. She states that she has never had chickenpox.

What vaccine(s), if any, should Sue receive?

Hepatitis A Hepatitis B
Human Papillomavirus Influenza
Meningococcal Measles/Mumps/Rubella
Pneumococcal Tetanus/Diphtheria
Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis Varicella