News Roundup: Flu Vaccines, Omicron Variant Updates

Here’s a roundup of the latest news from Drug Topics®.

Expert Q&A: Coadministration of Flu, COVID-19 Vaccines

Educate patients about the safety of receiving the seasonal influenza and COVID-19 vaccine at the same time.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/expert-q-a-coadministration-of-flu-covid-19-vaccines

10 Shingles Facts You Need to Know

Forewarned is forearmed against a serious infection

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/10-shingles-facts-you-need-to-know

Study: Flu Vaccination Rates Decline After Concurrent Flu and Zoster Vaccines

When administered at the same time, patients may misattribute adverse effects of the recombinant zoster vaccine to the flu vaccine.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/study-flu-vaccination-rates-decline-after-concurrent-flu-and-zoster-vaccines

Part 3: The Coadministration of COVID-19 and Flu Vaccines

Kristen Nichols, PharmD, and senior content management consultant for clinical effectiveness at Wolters Kluwer joins Drug Topics® to discuss holiday burnout in part 3 of this interview.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/part-3-the-coadministration-of-covid-19-and-flu-vaccines?seriesVid=1

Part 2: The Coadministration of COVID-19 and Flu Vaccines

Kristen Nichols, PharmD, and senior content management consultant for clinical effectiveness at Wolters Kluwer joins Drug Topics® to discuss the benefits of the coadministration of COVID-19 and flu vaccines in part 2 of this interview.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/part-2-the-coadministration-of-covid-19-and-flu-vaccines?seriesVid=1

COVID-19: What We Know, What We Don’t About the Omicron Variant

The Omicron variant of COVID-19 is spreading quickly, jumping continents through infected travelers. Here’s the latest on what global health officials know.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/covid-19-what-we-know-what-we-don-t-about-the-omicron-variant

Smartphone Apps Deliver Medicines in New Ways

The smartphone can be a powerful clinical tool when used to leverage health care apps.

https://www.drugtopics.com/view/smartphone-apps-deliver-medicines-in-new-ways