Tetanus vaccines: WHO position paper

Author: WHO


This position paper replaces the previous 2006 WHO position paper on tetanus toxoid (TT) vaccines. It incorporates recent developments in the field of tetanus prevention and provides revised guidance on the optimal timing of recommended tetanus vaccine booster doses. Recommendations on the use of TT-containing vaccines (TTCVs) were discussed by SAGE in October 2016.


Type Journal article
Language English, French
Country Not Specified
PubMed URL https://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/254582/WER9206.pdf;jsessionid=7C12996CC3FB6754B588ECE9BCC11868?sequence=1
Journal Weekly epidemiological record
Volume 92
Publisher WHO
Year 2017
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