Herpes Zoster

Factors Influencing Vaccination Rates Among the Elderly

Factors Influencing Vaccination Rates Among the Elderly

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A healthcare provider's recommendation is the strongest factor in influencing an elderly person's decision to become vaccinated.

Electronic Vaccine Tracking System to Improve Herpes Zoster Vaccine Rates

Electronic Vaccine Tracking System to Improve Herpes Zoster Vaccine Rates

Patients with RA are often not appropriately vaccinated against herpes zoster, despite vaccine recommendations.

Effect of Low-Level Laser Therapy on Incidence of Postherpetic Neuralgia

Effect of Low-Level Laser Therapy on Incidence of Postherpetic Neuralgia

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Because the increased cytokine levels in the acute phase of herpes zoster are assumed to be a potential mechanism for inducing PHN, the early suppression of these cytokines by LLLT may help prevent the development of PHN.

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