Yellow fever: the green book, chapter 35

Yellow fever immunisation information for public health professionals, including updates.


Yellow fever: the green book, chapter 35

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Chapter 35 update patches archive

Yellow fever is an acute flavivirus infection spread by the bite of an infected mosquito.

Published 20 March 2013
Last updated 14 June 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added updated section on Yellow fever vaccination indications for patients with immunosuppression and or HIV infection.
  2. Clarified requirements for yellow fever vaccination and International Health Regulations (IHR) regarding certification and duration of protection.
  3. An extensively updated chapter with the addition of a new flow chart showing those who need reinforcing immunisation.
  4. Added new address for Health Protection Scotland Travel Health Section.
  5. Updated the Body text to include a link to National Archives (chapter update patches) and NHS Choices.
  6. First published.