Policy Notes on updated vaccine recommendations for HPV4 for males and HepB for those with diabetes have been published in the MMWR and both their new GRADE tables are available on the site. Also availabe via this link are resources to learn more about what GRADE is.
Recommendations and Guidelines:
ACIP: GRADE Evidence Tables -- Recommendations in MMWR
Vaccines: ACIP/GRADE Materials and Tables Linked from MMWR
The following summarize GRADE (Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluation) methods and evidence tables and accompany policy notes for ACIP recommendations published in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports (MMWR).
The new evidence framework will enhance the ACIP's decision-making process by making it more transparent, consistent and systematic.
- Quadrivalent HPV Vaccine for Males
Linked from: MMWR; December 23, 2011 / 60(50);1705-8
- Hepatitis B Vaccine in Adults with Diabetes
Linked from: MMWR; December 23, 2011 / 60(50);1709-11