Answered By: Valerie R. Meyer
Last Updated: Feb 16, 2018     Views: 47

Suggested search terms:

(Vaccination OR Inoculation) AND (School-Age OR Children) AND (Policy OR Regulation OR Influence OR Processes) (NOTE:  See also Course Guide for NR504)

Enter this into the Articles search box, in the "Begin Your Search Here" box on the library homepage.

Suggested limits (using the tools on the left-hand side of the search results page):

  • Geography - United States
  • Date - Last 5 years

Suggested databases to try, for more specific information

  • CINAHL Complete
  • ProQuest Health and Medicine
  • Health Policy Reference Center - examples follow
    • Barraza, L., Schmit, C., & Hoss, A. (2017). The latest in vaccine policies: Selected issues in school vaccinations, healthcare worker vaccinations, and pharmacist vaccination authority laws. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 45, 16-19. doi:10.1177/1073110517703307

      Billington, J. K., & Omer, S. B. (2016). Use of fees to discourage nonmedical exemptions to school immunization laws in US states. American Journal of Public Health, 106(2), 269-270. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2015.302967

      Capron, A. M. (2015). Personal beliefs exemption from mandatory immunization of children for school entry.Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 43, 12-21. doi:10.1111/jlme.12262

      North, A. L., & Niccolai, L. M. (2016). Human papillomavirus vaccination requirements in US schools: Recommendations for moving forward. American Journal of Public Health, 106(10), 1765-1770. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2016.303286

      Orenstein, D. G., & Yang, Y. T. (2015). From beginning to end: The importance of evidence-based policymaking in vaccination mandates. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics, 43, 99-102. doi:10.1111/jlme.12228

      Swift, M. D., Aliyu, M. H., Byrne, D. W., Qian, K., McGown, P., Kinman, P. O., . . . Yarbrough, M. I. (2017). Emergency preparedness in the workplace: The flulapalooza model for mass vaccination. American Journal of Public Health, 107, S176. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2017.303953

      Yang, Y. T., Delamater, P. L., Leslie, T. F., & Mello, M. M. (2016). Sociodemographic predictors of vaccination exemptions on the basis of personal belief in california. American Journal of Public Health, 106(1), 172-177. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2015.302926