Can kids with chicken pox protect you from shingles?

Episode 70

Free Associations Podcast | April 7th, 2020


Epidemiology, Research Methods

Matt, Jen, and guest host Jennifer Weuve discuss a study that looks at whether exposure to kids with chicken pox protects adults from shingles, they ask whether blinding in randomized trials really matters, and Jen survives a podcast episode that feels like a year on Mars.

Journal club article:

Chicken pox and shingles study