On February 3, 2006, the American Academy of Pediatrics endorsed the following publication: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A comprehensive immunization strategy to eliminate transmission of hepatitis B virus infection in the United States: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). Part 1: immunization of infants, children, and adolescents [published correction appears in MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2006;55:158–159]. MMWR Recomm Rep. 2005;54(RR-16):1–33. Available at: www.cdc.gov/mmwr/PDF/rr/rr5416.pdf.

All statements of endorsement from the American Academy of Pediatrics automatically expire 5 years after publication unless reaffirmed, revised, or retired at or before that time.