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Powerpoint Slide Show

IVS Perspective on The Use of
Thimerosal-Containing Vaccines

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Table of Contents 
(click on title to go to a specific slide)

  1. Introduction
  2. IVS Position on Vaccine Safety
  3. Objectives
  4. Increased Public Concern About Product Safety
  5. Corporate Philosophy on Safety of Baby Food
  6. IVS Perspective on Thimerosal
  7. IVS Perspective on Thimerosal
  8. Calculation of Mercury Content in Thimerosal-containing Vaccines
  9. Factors Associated With Mercury Toxicity
  10. Weight in Kg for Girls by Percentile and Age
  11. Mercury Administered by Age and Weight If Thimerosal-containing Vaccines Are Given for Hepatitis B, Hib, and Dtap
  12. Summary of Mehg Reference Values
  13. Differences in Seychelles and Faroe Island Exposures
  14. Results of 3 Finger Tapping Tests of Faroese Children* Prenatally Exposed to Methylmercury
  15. Mercury Administered by Age and Weight If Thimerosal-containing Vaccines Are Given for Hepatitis B, Hib, and Dtap
  16. Amount of Mercury Administered If Only One Thimerosal-containing Vaccine Is Given (Hib or Dtap)
  17. Amount of Mercury Administered If Only One Thimerosal-containing Vaccine Is Given (Hepatitis B)
  18. Amount of Mercury Administered If No Thimerosal-containing Vaccines Are Given
  19. Uncertainties
  20. Fish Consumption Rates of Various Populations
  21. Estimated Mercury Consumption by Women 15-44 Yrs: NHANES III
  22. Poster: PROTECT YOUR KIDS - RELEASE YOUR CATCH
  23. Thimerosal Does Not Prevent All Contamination
  24. Unit Dosing
  25. Maintain Public Confidence in Vaccines
  26. Research Budget for CBER
 

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