An Advisory Committee Statement (ACS). National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI). Update: statement on influenza vaccination for the 2003-04 season

Can Commun Dis Rep. 2004 Mar 1;30:1-5.
[Article in En, French]

Abstract

The National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) provides Health Canada with ongoing and timely medical, scientific, and public health advice relating to immunization. Health Canada acknowledges that the advice and recommendations set out in this statement are based upon the best current available scientific knowledge and is disseminating this document for information purposes. People administering or using the vaccine should also be aware of the contents of the relevant product monograph(s). Recommendations for use and other information set out herein may differ from that set out in the product monograph(s) of the Canadian licensed manufacturer(s) of the vaccine(s). Manufacturer(s) have sought approval of the vaccine(s) and provided evidence as to its safety and efficacy only when it is used in accordance with the product monographs.

MeSH terms

  • Advisory Committees*
  • Aged
  • Canada / epidemiology
  • Child
  • Humans
  • Influenza Vaccines / supply & distribution*
  • Influenza, Human / epidemiology
  • Influenza, Human / prevention & control*
  • Population Surveillance

Substances

  • Influenza Vaccines