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  • birth
  • 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)
  • full immunization
  • Activities organized at national and local level throughout the European Region raised awareness among health care workers, policy-makers, parents, grandparents and other individuals of the benefits of full immunization. (wikipedia.org)
  • awareness
  • World Immunization Week sprung out of the efforts taking place across different countries and regions for a week-long immunization awareness commemoration. (wikipedia.org)
  • The European Immunization Week (EIW) is an annual initiative to raise awareness, improve communication and advocate immunization across the WHO European Region. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to awareness-raising activities organized by individual Member States, a series of guest bloggers contributed to the EIW campaign site and information materials were published on the Immunization Resource Centre of the WHO/Europe website. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was a registered charity until 3 September 2012, when the New Zealand Charities Registration Board determined that the Immunisation Awareness Society Incorporated was not qualified for registration as a charitable entity and that it was in the public interest that it be removed from the Charities Register. (wikipedia.org)
  • Deregistration Decision: The Immunisation Awareness Society Incorporated" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • routine
  • Immunization during pregnancy, that is the administration of a vaccine to a pregnant woman, is not a routine event as it is generally preferred to administer vaccines either prior to conception or in the postpartum period. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, the GAVI has set up specific milestones to achieve the EPI goals: that by 2010 all countries have routine immunization coverage of 90% of their child population, that HepB be introduced in 80% of all countries by 2007, and that 50% of the poorest countries have Hib vaccine by 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • advisory body
  • The recommendations to introduce these new vaccines have been made after numerous scientific studies and comprehensive deliberations by the National Technical Advisory Group of India (NTAGI), the country's apex scientific advisory body on immunisation. (wikipedia.org)
  • measles
  • Immunization has saved more lives than any other public health intervention, yet 2013 saw 31 685 measles cases alone in Europe, an increase of 348% compared to 2007. (wikipedia.org)
  • healthcare
  • The Health Unit does not receive reports of immunizations from healthcare providers or schools. (hkpr.on.ca)
  • This 5-hour interactive training workshop will be of interest to any healthcare professional who delivers or advises on immunisation. (skillsplatform.org)
  • Though often in regards to use in healthcare practices and the administration of vaccines to prevent biological epidemic outbreaks, these strategies refer in general to immunization schemes in complex networks, biological, social or artificial in nature. (wikipedia.org)
  • schedule
  • The recommended schedule of immunizations in the year 2000 for infants and young children is shown in Figure 1. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The Immunization Alliance was described in the July, 2008, issue of Pediatrics (published by the AAP), announcing the organization's debut and detailing its plans for improving vaccine schedule adherence and combating declining immunization rates. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is recommended by the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecologists(ACOG) the following schedule for pregnant women to receive the vaccine-- Schedule if never immunized: three doses in 0, 4, and 6-12 months Schedule if unknown immunization: at least two doses** in the late second or third trimester. (wikipedia.org)
  • anthrax
  • The Anthrax Vaccine Immunization Program (AVIP), is the name of the policy set forth by the U.S. federal government to immunize its military and certain civilian personnel with the BioThrax anthrax vaccine. (wikipedia.org)
  • On December 13, 2006, a new class-action lawsuit, filed on behalf of six unnamed plaintiffs, revived the legal battle over the military's mandatory anthrax immunization program. (wikipedia.org)
  • campaigns
  • World Immunization Week is one of eight official campaigns marked by the WHO, along with World Health Day, World Blood Donor Day, World No Tobacco Day, World Tuberculosis Day, World Malaria Day, World Hepatitis Day and World AIDS Day. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the past these have included: disseminating informational materials about immunization, organizing immunization campaigns, organizing training sessions for health care workers, arranging workshops or conferences with political decision makers to discuss immunization, and holding press conferences about immunization-related issues. (wikipedia.org)
  • adherence
  • You can also browse the courses listed below for related online training and information packages in adherence with the National Minimum Standards for Immunisation Training. (skillsplatform.org)
  • Alliance
  • The Alliance is committed to raising levels of immunization in the United States. (aap.org)
  • In response to a ruling by the Georgia Supreme Court that would circumvent longstanding immunization policy and jeopardize future production and development of vaccines, the Alliance developed an amicus curiae brief opposing the Georgia ruling. (aap.org)
  • Alliance members have met with high-ranking HHS officials to discuss ways to help the government's H1N1 flu immunization efforts nationally. (aap.org)
  • The Immunization Alliance has called for a governmental information campaign, ongoing research into vaccine safety and efficacy, balanced media coverage, and restoration of confidence among parents due to the vaccine controversy and the related controversies in autism. (wikipedia.org)
  • New Immunization Alliance Issues National Call To Action" (Press release). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1999, the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) was created with the sole purpose of improving child health in the poorest countries by extending the reach of the EPI. (wikipedia.org)
  • public
  • Information for public health professionals on immunisation. (www.gov.uk)
  • Call to Action: This document stated the Alliance's commitment to ensure adequate levels of immunization in the U.S. and called on health professionals, the public, the media and the government to support this goal. (aap.org)
  • In the United States , recommendations for vaccine use are made by the Public Health Service Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, in conjunction with the American Academy of Pediatrics, American Academy of Family Practice, American College of Physicians (representing adult medicine specialists), and other professional organizations. (encyclopedia.com)
  • and to provide a framework for mobilizing public and political support for immunization efforts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Setting up an immunization program is multifaceted and contains many complex components including a reliable cold chain system, transport for the delivery of the vaccines, maintenance of vaccine stocks, training and monitoring of health workers, outreach educational programs to inform the public, and a means of documenting and recording which child receives which vaccines. (wikipedia.org)
  • The administrative method uses immunization data from public, private, and NGO clinics. (wikipedia.org)
  • surveillance
  • Inadequate immunization coverage rates often result from limited resources, competing health priorities, poor management of health systems and inadequate surveillance. (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • Nevertheless, immunization during pregnancy may occur either inadvertently, or be indicated in a special situation, when it appears prudent to reduce the risk of a specific disease for a potentially exposed pregnant woman or her fetus. (wikipedia.org)
  • children
  • New Zealand has improved its immunisation coverage over the past few years and over 90% of children are fully immunised by their second birthday. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • It is the responsibility of parents to update their child's immunization record or provide a valid exemption form to the Health Unit. (hkpr.on.ca)
  • A child shall be excused from immunization for religious reasons upon signing of a notarized form by the parent/guardian stating that the child has not been immunized because of religious beliefs. (google.com)
  • Immunizations are often widely stated as less risky and an easier way to become immune to a particular disease than risking a milder form of the disease itself. (wikipedia.org)
  • Conceptually, the easiest form of immunization is cash flow matching. (wikipedia.org)
  • provides
  • The PAIC web site provides immunization information for your general knowledge and is in no way intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. (immunizepa.org)
  • programs
  • The need for this "cold chain" makes it difficult to carry out immunization programs in developing countries where refrigerators and freezers are not commonplace. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Each region has slightly varying ways of setting up and implementing their immunization programs based on their level of health infrastructure. (wikipedia.org)
  • In each country, immunization programs are monitored using two methods: an administrative method and through community-based surveys. (wikipedia.org)
  • support
  • Zoetis confidently stands behind its vaccines with the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee, the most comprehensive guarantee available. (zoetisus.com)
  • To be eligible for the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee, a horse must be vaccinated by a veterinarian with a qualifying Zoetis vaccine. (zoetisus.com)
  • All products within the FLUVAC INNOVATOR ® and WEST NILE-INNOVATOR ® lines of vaccines from Zoetis are covered under the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee at no additional cost to the horse owner or veterinarian. (zoetisus.com)
  • Q. How can I make horse owners aware of the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee? (zoetisus.com)
  • All horses vaccinated by a veterinarian with any product from the FLUVAC INNOVATOR and WEST NILE-INNOVATOR lines of vaccines are automatically covered by the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee. (zoetisus.com)
  • Contact your Zoetis representative for printed copies of the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee certificate. (zoetisus.com)
  • Following diagnostic sampling, all essential case documentation will need to be submitted to VMIPS, including a summary of the patient's vaccine history, diagnostic test results and an Equine Immunization Support Guarantee Worksheet. (zoetisus.com)
  • Q. Can I vaccinate my own horse and still be covered under the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee? (zoetisus.com)
  • For these reasons, only horses vaccinated by a veterinarian are covered under the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee. (zoetisus.com)
  • Q. Which Zoetis equine vaccines are part of the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee? (zoetisus.com)