Preventing freeze damage to vaccines

Author: World Health Organization


To reduce the risk of freeze damage to vaccines, programmes should follow the best practices outlined in this aide-memoire, increase awareness about the issue, and implement clear operational guidelines and training for staff working at all levels of the cold chain. A study protocol is available from WHO for national programmes to assess the extent of the vaccine-freezing problem in their cold-chain systems and implement corrective measures if necessary.


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Language English
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Publisher WHO
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