EMTs http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Not All St. Louis-Area EMTs Are Getting Vaccinated Against the Flu http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/not-all-st-louis-area-emts-are-getting-vaccinated-against-flu <p>As many as a quarter of EMTs and other emergency medical personnel in the St. Louis area may not be getting annual flu vaccinations, according to<a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22464038"> a new study</a> out of Saint Louis University.<br><br>Saint Louis University nurse researcher and study lead <a href="http://www.slu.edu/x40387.xml">Terri Rebmann</a> says many study participants had misconceptions about the flu vaccine.<br><br>“Almost 40 percent of the EMTs indicated that they do not trust public health authorities when they say that the vaccine is safe,” Rebmann said.<br> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 22:40:52 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 6247 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Not All St. Louis-Area EMTs Are Getting Vaccinated Against the Flu