Rapid Response for Diphtheria Control in the Dominican Republic.

Rapid Response for Diphtheria Control in the Dominican Republic. MEDICC Rev. 2018 Jul;20(3):5 Authors: Abstract Corynebacterium diphtheriae is a toxin-producing bacterium that causes respiratory or cutaneous manifestations and, without treatment, can lead to mortality. Key to diphtheria control is prevention by vaccination, which can be a challenge for health leaders in low-resource settings. PMID: 31242154 [PubMed - in process]
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Condition:   Diphtheria-Tetanus-acellular Pertussis Vaccines Intervention:   Sponsor:   Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Not yet recruiting
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Source: South African Medical Journal - Category: African Health Tags: S Afr Med J Source Type: research
Conditions:   Diphtheria;   Tetanus;   Pertussis;   Hepatitis B;   Poliomyelitis;   Haemophilus Influenzae Type b Infection Interventions:   Biological: DTwP-HepB-Sabin IPV-Hib;   Biological: Pentavalent vaccine and Salk IPV Sponsor:   LG Chem Not yet recruiting
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Conditions:   Diphtheria;   Tetanus;   Pertussis;   Hepatitis B;   Poliomyelitis;   Haemophilus Influenzae Type b Infection Interventions:   Biological: DTwP-HepB-Sabin IPV-Hib;   Biological: Pentavalent vaccine and Salk IPV Sponsor:   LG Chem Not yet recruiting
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Conditions:   Diphtheria;   Tetanus;   Pertussis;   Hepatitis B;   Poliomyelitis;   Haemophilus Influenzae Type b Infection Interventions:   Biological: DTwP-HepB-Sabin IPV-Hib;   Biological: Pentavalent vaccine and Salk IPV Sponsor:   LG Chem Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Diphtheria;   Tetanus;   Pertussis;   Hepatitis B;   Poliomyelitis;   Haemophilus Influenzae Type b Infection Interventions:   Biological: DTwP-HepB-Sabin IPV-Hib;   Biological: Pentavalent vaccine and Salk IPV Sponsor:   LG Chem Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Diphtheria;   Tetanus;   Pertussis;   Hepatitis B;   Poliomyelitis;   Haemophilus Influenzae Type b Infection Interventions:   Biological: DTwP-HepB-Sabin IPV-Hib;   Biological: Pentavalent vaccine and Salk IPV Sponsor:   LG Chem Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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