Syria: MSF vaccinates tens of thousands of displaced children in west Aleppo

More than 51,000 children were vaccinated  measles, rubella, and pneumococcal disease and its complications.Language English
Source: MSF News - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: news

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Conclusion: This study showed an increased occurrence of ITP after MMR and meningococcal C vaccines. It is reassuring for other vaccines. We cannot exclude temporal association with MMR and meningococcal C vaccines due to the peak of ITP incidence at 12 months of age in the general population. However, vaccine-induced ITP is a very rare event, which does not cast doubt on the interest of vaccination.DisclosuresNo relevant conflicts of interest to declare.
Source: Blood - Category: Hematology Authors: Tags: 311. Disorders of Platelet Number or Function: Advances in the Treatment of ITP Source Type: research
This report updates previous reports (2,3) and presents global, regional, and national vaccination coverage estimates and trends as of 2017. It also describes the number of infants surviving to age 1 year (surviving infants) who did not receive the third dose of diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis-containing vaccine (DTP3), a key indicator of immunization program performance (4,5), with a focus on the countries with the highest number of children who did not receive DTP3 in 2017. Based on the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) estimates, global DTP3 coverage increased from ...
Source: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkl... - Category: Epidemiology Authors: Tags: MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep Source Type: research
Condition:   Healthy Volunteers (Meningococcal Infection) Interventions:   Biological: Meningococcal Polysaccharide (Serogroups A,C,Y and W) Tetanus Toxoid Conjugate vaccine MenACYW conjugate vaccine;   Biological: Meningococcal (Groups A, C, Y and W 135) Oligosaccharide Diphtheria CRM197 Conjugate Vaccine;   Biological: Meningococcal Polysaccharide (serogroups A,C,Y and W-135) Diphtheria Toxoid Conjugate Vaccine;   Biological: Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis, inactivated Poliovirus and Haemophilus b Conjugate Vaccine;   Biological: Diphtheria and Tetanus ...
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Healthy Volunteers (Meningococcal Infection) Interventions:   Biological: Meningococcal polysaccharide (serogroups A,C,Y and W) tetanus toxoid conjugate vaccine (MenACYW conjugate vaccine);   Biological: Meningococcal (Groups A, C, Y and W 135) Oligosaccharide Diphtheria CRM197 Conjugate Vaccine (MENVEO®);   Biological: Diphtheria, Tetanus, Acellular Pe rtussis, Poliovirus and Haemophilus b Vaccine;   Biological: Pneumococcal 13-valent Conjugate Vaccine;   Biological: Rotavirus Vaccine;   Biological: Hepatitis B Vaccine;   Biol...
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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