The Importance of the Flu Vaccine in People with Heart Disease

Cardiologist Erin Michos discusses a study that showed the flu vaccine in people with cardiovascular disease imparted a 28% lower risk of dying and a 13% reduction in major cardiovascular events.

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Erin Michos, MD, MHS

Erin Michos, MD, MHS

Associate Director of Preventive Cardiology
Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

Dr. Erin D. Michos is an Associate Professor of Medicine within the Division of Cardiology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, with joint appointment in the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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