• vaccine
  • 7 The study used consistent methods and assumptions for each vaccine assessed and thus provided comprehensive economic information of uniform consistency for making US vaccine policy and immunization program decisions. (aappublications.org)
  • During a recent three-day Asian Vaccine Conference, health experts appealed to countries to add "under-utilised vaccines such as those of pneumococcal, haemophilus influenzae type-b (Hib), and rotavirus" into national immunization programs, the Nation reports. (kff.org)
  • So far, 39 of 92 countries where the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is sold have added it to their national immunization programs. (kff.org)
  • The result of the vaccine being added to the U.S. national immunization program for children under age five in 2000 reduced the number of children infected from 80 per 100,000 to 4.6 in 2003, the Nation reports. (kff.org)
  • Hong Kong will become the first country in the Asia-Pacific region to add the vaccine as part of its national immunization program, beginning in September. (kff.org)
  • The ACIP consists of 15 experts in fields associated with immunization who have been selected by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to provide advice and guidance on the control of vaccine-preventable diseases. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Intercell's novel Japanese Encephalitis vaccine is a purified, inactivated vaccine for active immunization of adults against the Japanese Encephalitis virus. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Representatives from state immunization programs, the Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the Health Resources and Services Administration, and vaccine manufacturers also participated. (cdc.gov)
  • birth
  • These data show no significant differences in immunization coverage according to sex, birth order and mothers' education. (zanran.com)
  • Analyses showed that routine childhood immunization among members of the 2009 US birth cohort will prevent ∼42 000 early deaths and 20 million cases of disease, with net savings of $13.5 billion in direct costs and $68.8 billion in total societal costs, respectively. (aappublications.org)