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Vaccine update: issue 282, August 2018, rabies special edition

Latest developments in vaccines, vaccination policies and procedures for immunisation practitioners.

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Vaccine update: issue 282, August 2018, rabies special edition

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This rabies special edition features:

  • changes to rabies pre-exposure prophylaxis
  • information on rabies risk from animal bites abroad
  • administration of rabies immunoglobulin
  • advice on how to manage a patient with a bat bite
  • rabies prevention for immunosuppressed patients
  • Rabies and Immunoglobulin Service (RIgS)
  • RIgS contact details for use by health professionals
Published 13 August 2018