Immunisation and vaccination

immunisation and vaccination

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PHE pneumococcal guideline (Green Book chapter 25)


This summary covers types of vaccine, administration, dosage and schedule, and at-risk groups who should be immunised against pneumococcal disease.

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PHE UK immunisation schedule (Green Book chapter 11)


What immunisations are needed, and when? What do you do if a patient’s immunisation status is incomplete or unknown?

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PHE influenza immunisation guideline


This Guidelines summary covers key points for administering influenza immunisation, and who should receive it.

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PHE childhood flu vaccine guideline


This concise and useful algorithm shows which flu vaccine children should have.

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PHE whooping cough guideline


Summary of PHE guidance on the management of whooping cough covers testing and includes an algorithm on the management of patients with the condition.

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