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Disease: Polio

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Skin Vaccination Summit 2013

This special issue of Vaccine contains ten articles that feature innovative research around cutaneous immunization, as presented at the 2013 Skin Vaccination Summit in Seattle, Washington. The issue highlights the various technologies and strategies …

Author: Teunissen MBM, Zehrung D, eds.

Publication date: 2015

Standards for Surveillance of Selected Vaccine-preventable Diseases

This document provides WHO recommendations on surveillance standards for selected vaccine-preventable diseases. These recommendations should be adapted to meet national needs in accordance with each country's disease control priorities, …

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2008

State of the World's Vaccines and Immunization, Third Edition

This report focuses on the major developments in vaccines and immunization since 2000. Part 1 examines the impact of immunization on efforts to meet the Millennium Development Goals. It looks at the development and use of vaccines and the …

Author: World Health Organization, United Nations Children's Fund, World Bank

Publication date: 2009

The State of Vaccine Confidence: 2015

This report aims to build understanding of the global picture of public confidence in vaccines by analyzing vaccine confidence issues and paths to their resolution over the past decade. It presents options for monitoring and measuring public …

Author: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Publication date: 2015

Summary of Vaccine Stability Data

These documents provide stability data as of November 2012 on commonly used, licensed vaccines and stability data as of May 2012 from available data on novel, investigational vaccine formulations. Data are sorted by vaccine in a table format in both …

Author: PATH, Working in Tandem Ltd.

Publication date: 2012

The Switch in the Americas

In 2016, 155 countries and territories from around the world participated in an unprecedented coordinated global health effort to switch one type of polio vaccine for another as part of polio eradication efforts. This 12-minute video explains the …

Author: Pan American Health Organization

Publication date: 2016

TechNet Resource Library

This website provides an online repository of useful journal articles, documents, tools, websites, and other immunization resources. Users are able to search by keyword or browse the collection by category, disease, or other tag. Members of the …

Author: Technical Network for Strengthening Immunization Services

Temperature Sensitivity of Vaccines

This document addresses issues regarding potential exposure of temperature-sensitive vaccines to freezing temperatures and provides updated information on vaccine vial monitors, as well as a discussion of future advances in cold chain technology.

Author: World Health Organization

Publication date: 2006

Tracking Progress Toward Polio Eradication — Worldwide, 2013–2014

This article, published in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, presents 2013 and 2014 poliovirus surveillance data, focusing primarily on the two World Health Organization regions with endemic wild poliovirus (WPV) transmission and the 29 …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Publication date: 2015

Transplacental Transport of IgG Antibodies to Preterm Infants: A Review of the Literature

This article, published in Early Human Development, summarizes a study that reviewed the transplacental transfer of immunoglobulin G against vaccine-preventable diseases (measles, rubella, varicella-zoster, mumps, Haemophilus influenzae type B, …

Author: van den Berg JP, Westerbeek EAM, van der Klis FRM, Berbers GAM, van Elburg RM,

Publication date: 2011

Unprotected People Reports

This web page contains real-life accounts of people who have suffered or died from vaccine-preventable diseases, including compelling personal testimonies, remembrances, case reports, and newspaper articles.

Author: Immunization Action Coalition

The US Government and Global Polio Efforts

This fact sheet provides an overview of the US government's political, financial, and technical support for the global eradication of polio. It includes a current snapshot of global polio, including the burden of disease and the status of …

Author: The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Publication date: 2016

Vaccine Information Statements

This page contains vaccine information statements for a variety of immunizations, which are published by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This web page also includes links to translations of the statements to many languages other …

Author: Immunization Action Coalition

Vaccine Information Statements

Vaccine Information Statements (VISs) are information sheets used in the United States (US) that explain both the benefits and risks of a vaccine to vaccine recipients. US federal law requires that healthcare staff provide a VIS to a patient, …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vaccine Information You Need

This website is a comprehensive and user-friendly source of scientifically accurate and easily navigable immunization information. The site offers parents, other adults, legislators, the media, and others a one-stop shop for learning about vaccines …

Author: Immunization Action Coalition

Vaccine Position Papers

This web page provides links to all of the World Health Organization's position papers on specific vaccines. In addition to linking to these resources in English, it also provides links to translations of the papers into other languages, as well as …

Author: World Health Organization

Vaccine Recommendations of the ACIP

This web page provides vaccine-related recommendations from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). The page includes recommendations for specific vaccines, such as those against human …

Author: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vaccine Vial Stopper Performance for Fractional Dose Delivery of Vaccines

This article, published in Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics, examines the performance of three types of vaccine vial stopper used in World Health Organization (WHO)-prequalified inactivated poliovirus vaccine (IPV) and yellow fever vaccine …

Author: Jarrahian C, Myers D, Creelman B, Saxon E, Zehrung D

Publication date: 2017

Vaccines

This thematic issue of the journal Health Affairs focuses on vaccines. Its 26 articles explore the current environment for vaccine discovery, production, and delivery. The issue covers a wide range of topics including the value of vaccines; …

Author: Weil AR, ed.

Publication date: 2016

Vaccines and Your Baby

This 27-minute video explains how vaccines work, the science behind them, immunity, and 11 diseases that vaccines prevent. It also includes stories from parents of children who suffered from vaccine-preventable diseases.

Author: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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