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  • An FDA advisory group is meeting Friday to discuss the data to support the wide use of boosters.. . An expert review of scientific evidence to date has concluded that Covid-19 vaccine booster shots are not needed at this time for the general public, a group of leading US and international scientists said Monday in the peer-reviewed journal The Lancet
  • The comments come a week before the Biden administration says it plans to begin offering Covid vaccine booster shots to the general public. An FDA advisory group is meeting Friday to discuss the data to support the wide use of boosters
  • The comments in the peer-reviewed journal The Lancet come a week before the Biden administration says it plans to begin offering Covid vaccine booster shots to the general public.
  • The scientists said boosting could be appropriate for some individuals, such as those with weakened immune systems, who dont produce an adequate immune response after receiving two doses of a vaccine.
  • No momentum supporting factor found

    Challenge supporting factors

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  • (scientists,covid)
  • (scientists,vaccines)
  • Work-in-progress supporting factors

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  • Narrative Summary - REPORT


    Time PeriodChallengeMomentumWIP
    Report12.84 0.00 87.17

    High Level Abstraction (HLA) combined

    High Level Abstraction (HLA)Report
    (1) (shots,booster,vaccine)100.00
    (2) (shots,booster,fda)58.82
    (3) (shots,booster,scientists)44.36
    (4) (shots,booster,covid)33.58
    (5) (booster,vaccine)27.45
    (6) (scientists,vaccine)27.21
    (7) (shots,vaccine)23.04
    (8) (shots,scientists)21.32
    (9) (booster,fda)21.08
    (10) (scientists,covid)20.10
    (11) (scientists,the_lancet)19.36
    (12) (shots,fda)18.38
    (13) (booster,covid)18.14
    (14) (scientists,time)17.16
    (15) (shots,covid)15.93
    (16) (booster,time)15.69
    (17) (shots,booster,time)14.95
    (18) (shots,time)14.22
    (19) (booster,the_lancet)13.97
    (20) (shots,booster,the_lancet)13.48
    (21) (shots,the_lancet)12.50
    (22) (booster,population)12.25
    (23) (scientists,peer-reviewed)11.76
    (24) (shots,booster,population)11.52
    (25) (shots,population)11.03
    (26) (booster,peer-reviewed)10.78
    (27) (scientists,journal)9.80
    (28) (shots,booster,peer-reviewed)9.80
    (29) (shots,peer-reviewed)9.31
    (30) (booster,journal)9.07
    (31) (shots,booster,journal)8.09
    (32) (scientists,international)7.84
    (33) (shots,journal)7.60
    (34) (scientists,booster)7.35
    (35) (booster,international)7.35
    (36) (shots,booster,international)6.37
    (37) (shots,international)5.88
    (38) (scientists,immune)5.88
    (39) (booster,immune)5.64
    (40) (shots,booster,immune)4.66
    (41) (scientists,vaccines)4.17
    (42) (shots,immune)4.17
    (43) (scientists,health)0.74

    Narrative Analysis - REPORT

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    • challenge (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • Both officials are departing the FDA this year after they were reportedly frustrated over the agencys decision to support booster shots.. . The scientists said boosting could be appropriate for some individuals, such as those with weakened immune systems, who dont produce an adequate immune response after receiving two doses of a vaccine
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (shots,booster,scientists)
        • (scientists,booster)
        • Inferred entity relationships (3)
        • (booster,scientists) [inferred]
        • (scientists,shots) [inferred]
        • (booster,scientists,shots) [inferred]

    • challenge (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • . They acknowledged that booster shots may eventually be needed for the general population if vaccine-induced immunity wanes even further or a new variant emerges that can evade the protection of the shots
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (booster,population)
        • (shots,booster,population)
        • (shots,population)
        • Inferred entity relationships (3)
        • (booster,population,shots) [inferred]
        • (population,shots) [inferred]
        • (booster,population) [inferred]

    • challenge (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • The conclusion by scientists, including two senior Food and Drug Administration officials and the WHO, came as studies continue to show the authorized Covid vaccines in the US remain highly effective against severe disease and hospitalization caused by the fast-spreading delta variant
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (scientists,vaccines)
        • (scientists,covid)

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • The comments in the peer-reviewed journal The Lancet come a week before the Biden administration says it plans to begin offering Covid vaccine booster shots to the general public.
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (scientists,vaccine)
        • (shots,booster,vaccine)
        • (shots,vaccine)
        • (booster,vaccine)
        • Inferred entity relationships (3)
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        • (booster,shots,time) [inferred]
        • (shots,vaccine) [inferred]

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • An FDA advisory group is meeting Friday to discuss the data to support the wide use of boosters.. . An expert review of scientific evidence to date has concluded that Covid-19 vaccine booster shots are not needed at this time for the general public, a group of leading US and international scientists said Monday in the peer-reviewed journal The Lancet
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (booster,fda)
        • (shots,booster,vaccine)
        • (shots,booster,fda)
        • (shots,fda)
        • Inferred entity relationships (6)
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        • (booster,fda,shots) [inferred]
        • (booster,fda) [inferred]

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • The comments come a week before the Biden administration says it plans to begin offering Covid vaccine booster shots to the general public. An FDA advisory group is meeting Friday to discuss the data to support the wide use of boosters
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (shots,booster,vaccine)
        • (shots,booster,covid)
        • Inferred entity relationships (5)
        • (booster,shots,the_lancet) [inferred]
        • (booster,covid) [inferred]
        • (booster,shots,time) [inferred]
        • (shots,vaccine) [inferred]
        • (covid,shots) [inferred]

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • The scientists said boosting could be appropriate for some individuals, such as those with weakened immune systems, who dont produce an adequate immune response after receiving two doses of a vaccine.
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (shots,booster,vaccine)
        • Inferred entity relationships (3)
        • (booster,shots,the_lancet) [inferred]
        • (booster,shots,time) [inferred]
        • (shots,vaccine) [inferred]

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • Data shows Covid booster shots are not appropriate at this time, US and international scientists conclude.. The comments in the peer-reviewed journal The Lancet come a week before the Biden administration says it plans to begin offering Covid vaccine booster shots to the general public
      • High Level Abstractions:
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        • (international,shots) [inferred]
        • (booster,international,shots) [inferred]

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • The comments come a week before the Biden administration says it plans to begin offering Covid vaccine booster shots to the general public. An FDA advisory group is meeting Friday to discuss the data to support the wide use of boosters.
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (shots,booster,fda)
        • Inferred entity relationships (2)
        • (fda,shots) [inferred]
        • (booster,fda) [inferred]

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • Both officials are departing the FDA this year after they were reportedly frustrated over the agencys decision to support booster shots.
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (shots,booster,fda)
        • Inferred entity relationships (2)
        • (fda,shots) [inferred]
        • (booster,fda) [inferred]

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • The scientists said boosting could be appropriate for some individuals, such as those with weakened immune systems, who dont produce an adequate immune response after receiving two doses of a vaccine
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (booster,immune)
        • (shots,immune)
        • (shots,booster,immune)
        • (scientists,immune)
        • Inferred entity relationships (3)
        • (booster,immune) [inferred]
        • (booster,immune,shots) [inferred]
        • (immune,shots) [inferred]

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • An expert review of scientific evidence to date has concluded that Covid-19 vaccine booster shots are not needed at this time for the general public, a group of leading US and international scientists said Monday in the peer-reviewed journal The Lancet.. . The conclusion by scientists, including two senior Food and Drug Administration officials and the WHO, came as studies continue to show the authorized Covid vaccines in the US remain highly effective against severe disease and hospitalization caused by the fast-spreading delta variant
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (scientists,the_lancet)
        • (scientists,journal)
        • (scientists,international)
        • (scientists,peer-reviewed)

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • . The scientists in The Lancet review published Monday include Marion Gruber, director of the FDAs Office of Vaccines Research & Review, and deputy director Phil Krause
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (scientists,the_lancet)

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • The administrations plan, outlined by senior health officials, calls for a third dose eight months after people get their second shot of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines.. . Scientists and other health experts have repeatedly criticized the plan, saying data they cited wasnt compelling, characterizing the administrations push for boosters as premature
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (scientists,vaccines)

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • While Covid vaccine effectiveness against mild disease may wane over time, protection against severe disease may persist, the scientists said. Thats because the bodys immune system is complex, they said, and has other defenses besides antibodies that may protect someone from getting seriously sick
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (scientists,time)
        • (scientists,immune)

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • The administrations plan, outlined by senior health officials, calls for a third dose eight months after people get their second shot of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines.
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (scientists,health)

    • WIP (Read more) - Back to HLA
      • . Scientists and other health experts have repeatedly criticized the plan, saying data they cited wasnt compelling, characterizing the administrations push for boosters as premature
      • High Level Abstractions:
        • (scientists,health)