WHO position paper on Pertussis vaccines

Author: WHO


The main revisions in this position paper concern the guidance on the choice of pertussis vaccine – whole cell pertussis (wP) or acellular pertussis (aP) vaccine – reflecting the updated guidance published in 2014, and incorporating recent evidence on the use of additional strategies, particularly vaccination during pregnancy, for prevention of early infant mortality.


Type Journal article
Language English, French
Country Not Specified
PubMed URL https://www.who.int/wer/2015/wer9035.pdf
Journal Weekly epidemiological record
Volume 90
Publisher WHO
Year 2015
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