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Orange County, Florida, was the location of a measles outbreak in four unvaccinated siblings aged 4–13 years, and possibly associated with a fifth case in a visitor from Brazil.

Orange County, Florida, was the location of a measles outbreak in four unvaccinated siblings aged 4–13 years, and possibly associated with a fifth case in a visitor from Brazil.



September 12, 2014 / Vol. 63 / No. 36
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Measles Outbreak in an Unvaccinated Family and a Possibly Associated International Traveler — Orange County, Florida, December 2012–January 2013

In January 2013, the Florida Department of Health–Orange County was notified by a child care facility that a parent had reported an attendee and three siblings were ill with measles. All four siblings were unvaccinated for measles and had no travel history outside of Orange County during the periods when they likely had been exposed. A fifth case, possibly associated, was later reported in a Brazilian citizen who had become ill while vacationing in Florida. This report summarizes the outbreak investigation.



MMWR Recommendations and Reports

August 29, 2014 / Vol. 63 / No. RR–5
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Human Papillomavirus Vaccination: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)

This report summarizes the epidemiology of human papillomavirus (HPV) and associated diseases, describes the licensed HPV vaccines, provides updated information on vaccines from clinical trials and post-licensure safety studies and compiles recommendations from CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) for use of HPV vaccines. As a compendium of all current recommendations for use of HPV vaccines, information in this report is intended for use by clinicians, public health officials, vaccination providers, and immunization program personnel as a resource. ACIP recommendations are reviewed periodically and are revised as indicated when new information becomes available.

MMWR Surveillance Summaries

September 5, 2014 / Vol. 63 / No. SS–8
Prevalence and Characteristics of Sexual Violence, Stalking, and Intimate Partner Violence Victimization — National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey, United States, 2011

This report examines the prevalence of sexual violence, stalking, and intimate partner violence victimization using data from the 2011 National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey. In the United States, an estimated 19.3% of women and 1.7% of men have been raped during their lifetimes; an estimated 1.6% of women reported that they were raped in the 12 months preceding the survey. An estimated 43.9% of women and 23.4% of men experienced other forms of sexual violence during their lifetimes. The percentages of women and men who experienced these other forms of sexual violence victimization in the 12 months preceding the survey were an estimated 5.5% and 5.1%, respectively. An estimated 15.2% of women and 5.7% of men have been a victim of stalking during their lifetimes. An estimated 4.2% of women and 2.1% of men were stalked in the 12 months preceding the survey. The lifetime and 12-month prevalences of rape by an intimate partner for women were an estimated 8.8% and 0.8%, respectively. An estimated 15.8% of women and 9.5% of men experienced other forms of sexual violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime, while an estimated 2.1% of both men and women experienced these forms of sexual violence by a partner in the 12 months prior to the survey.

MMWR Supplements

September 12, 2014 / Vol. 63 / Supplement / No. 2
Use of Selected Clinical Preventive Services to Improve the Health of Infants, Children, and Adolescents — United States, 1999–2011

CDC monitors the use of clinical preventive services to provide public health agencies, health-care providers, and health-care organizations and their partners with information needed to plan and implement programs that increase use of these services and improve the health of the U.S. population. Increased use of clinical preventive services could improve the health of infants, children, and adolescents and promote healthy lifestyles. This supplement assesses the use of key services in infants, children, and adolescents.

 


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