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Edgar K Marcuse

Director, Ambulatory Care Children's Hospital & Medical Center PO Box C5371, Mail Stop CH03




United States


When parents resist immunizations

July 01, 2000

Many families feel that pediatricians just don't listen when they try to voice concerns about vaccines. Our recommendation: Identify each family's specific issues, target your response accordingly, and use a nonconfrontational approach. Time-consuming lectures on big subjects like immunology generally aren't needed.