Vaccinations in immunosuppressive-dependent pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
Huyen-Tran Nguyen, Patricia C Fulkerson, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, United States
Phillip Minar, Kimberly Jackson, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229, United States
Author contributions: Nguyen HT, Minar P, Jackson K, and Fulkerson PC designed the project. Nguyen HT, Minar P and Jackson K acquired data; Nguyen HT and Fulkerson PC analyzed and interpreted the data; all authors contributed to the drafting and revision of the manuscript; all authors also read and approved the final manuscript; all authors are native-English speakers.
Conflict-of-interest statement: All authors have no competing interests to declare.
Data sharing statement: De-identified data are available from the corresponding author at Patricia.Fulkerson@cchmc.org. This project was IRB approved (Study #2015-9400). The research was determined to be no more than minimal risk to participants so consent was waived. The data are anonymized and risk of identification is low.
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Correspondence to: Patricia C Fulkerson, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 7028, Cincinnati, OH 45229, United States. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: July 6, 2017
Peer-review started: July 6, 2017
First decision: July 28, 2017
Revised: August 14, 2017
Accepted: August 25, 2017
Article in press: August 25, 2017
Published online: November 14, 2017