Mandating vaccines in schools
All children with an egg allergy of any severity can receive an influenza vaccine without any additional precautions beyond those recommended for any vaccine;5.
All health care personnel should receive an annual seasonal influenza vaccine, a crucial step in preventing influenza and reducing health care–associated influenza infections, because health care personnel often care for individuals at high risk for influenza-related complications; and6.
Flu View 2016–2017 Preliminary Data as of August 19, 2017. Asthma includes a medical diagnosis of asthma or reactive airway disease.Neurologic disorders include conditions such as seizure disorders, cerebral palsy, and cognitive dysfunction.Neuromuscular disorders include conditions such as multiple sclerosis and muscular dystrophy.Renal diseases include conditions such as acute or chronic renal failure, nephrotic syndrome, glomerulonephritis, and impaired creatinine clearance.The category “no known condition” indicates that the patient did not have any known underlying medical condition indicated in the medical chart at the time of hospitalization." class="highwire-fragment fragment-images colorbox-load" rel="gallery-fragment-images-1654550111" data-figure-caption="Selected underlying medical conditions in patients hospitalized with laboratory-confirmed influenza, Flu Surv-NET 2016–2017.