Pertussis (whooping cough): factsheet for healthcare professionals
This factsheet is to help health professionals to identify and test cases of pertussis.
Ref: PHE publications gateway number: 2016357 PDF, 291KB, 5 pages
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This factsheet will help health professionals to identify and test cases of pertussis by providing:
- background to pertussis programme
- eligibility of maternal vaccine
- identification of cases
- treatment of cases
- laboratory testing for pertussis