Vaccine update: issue 211 January 2014
January 2014 newsletter for immunisation practitioners, with the latest developments in vaccines, and vaccination policies and procedures.
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The first issue of 2014 covers a wide range of topics, including:
the pertussis vaccination-in-pregnancy programme
flu vaccination uptake in healthcare workers in December 2013
child flu vaccination pilots
the ‘freshers’ vaccination’ programme
gelatine in vaccines
Published: 31 January 2014
Updated: 7 March 2014
- On the graph, the number of cases has been amended in the vertical axis.
- On page 6, under typhoid vaccines and second paragraph, hepatitis B was updated to hepatitis A. It now reads "Alternative vaccines Typherix and Hepatyrix (combined hepatitis A and typhoid vaccine) manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline".
- First published.