Being ‘fully vaccinated’ should include booster shots, doctor says

Yahoo Finance published this video item, entitled “Being ‘fully vaccinated’ should include booster shots, doctor says” – below is their description.

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Yahoo Finance’s Emily McCormick speaks with Dr. Owais Durrani, Emergency Medicine Physician, to discuss including the booster shot in definitions of being fully vaccinated, monitoring and testing for potential COVID symptoms, transmissibility in hospitals for non-COVID patients, and the outlook on variant case numbers.

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