MASS POLIO VACCINATIONS BEGIN - 1955 The new Salk polio vaccine is shipped out to medical centers where families line up with their children to receive vaccination shots offering protection against the crippling disease.
SALK POLIO VACCINE ANNOUNCED - 1955 The findings of the Poliomyelitis Vaccine Evaluation Center of the University of Michigan are reported by Dr. Thomas Francis Jr. who announces that a vaccine created by Jonas E. Salk works. Shipments of the vaccine begin as the world rejoices the medical breakthrough.
Date: April 12, 1955 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:03:40:00, No Audio
CHILDREN RECEIVE SALK POLIO VACCINE - 1955 Science takes a momentous stride forward in 1955 with the advent of a polio vaccine developed by Dr. Jonas Salk. Children line up for the vaccine, which Dr. Salk delivers himself, much to the dismay of one little girl who realizes it may be for her own good but still hates the needles.
ELDERLY WOMAN WITH GUILLAIN-BARRE SYNDROME An elderly woman is stricken with a rare neurological condition called Guillain-Barre syndrome and requires immediate care from hospital staff who pull the curtains around a hospital bed, check vital signs and prepare treatment. In rare cases people develop the syndrome which causes an ascending weakness or paralysis from the legs up after receiving flu vaccinations. With prompt medical treatment approximately 80 percent will recover fully from the scary disorder.
Date: November 13, 2006 - COLOR Source: Video: DV Length: 00:00:17:00, No Audio
WEST NILE VACCINE West Nile Vaccine: Scientists examine research samples of laboratory mosquitos. A swarm of bugs fly around a tree.
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Date: August 19, 2003 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:12:00, With Audio
CU GLOVED HANDS ADMINISTER FLU VACCINE - 2 CU of the gloved hands of a medical practitioner carefully injecting a vaccine into the arm of a woman receiving a flu vaccine then applying pressure to the small wound left by the needle.
Date: November 13, 2006 - COLOR Source: Video: DV Length: 00:00:08:00, No Audio
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