Influenza

 
Flu Vaccine Shown to Reduce Mortality, CV Events in Adults with CVD
March 26, 2021

Influenza vaccination is associated with lower risk for all-cause and cardiovascular death in patients with CVD vs no vaccination, a new meta-analysis found.

Flu Shot May Protect Against COVID-19, Reduce Severity, Study Finds
March 25, 2021

Individuals vaccinated against influenza were 24% less likely to be infected with COVID-19 than those who did not get the flu shot, according to Michigan Medicine researchers.

High-dose Flu Vaccine Confers No Added Benefit for Patients with CVD
December 07, 2020

A high-dose influenza vaccine was no more effective than the standard-dose vaccine at reducing the risk of severe outcomes among patients with heart disease, NIH study finds.