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Immunization Tool Kit: Adult, Military and Childhood Immunizations (eBook)

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Immunization Tool Kit: Adult, Military and Childhood Immunizations (eBook)
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9780160873423
Description

5th edition. Issued in loose leaf form with a metal ring, the Immunization Tool Kit (ITK) is a pocket-sized, readily available source of essential information about vaccines and immunization recommendations for all levels of health care workers.  Prepared in cooperation with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the ITK contains information based on the recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.  More information about the ITK can be found on the Vaccine Healthcare Centers Network’s website at:  www.vhcinfo.org.

 

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

Foreword

National Vaccine Healthcare Network

Additional Resources for Providers

Know the Facts About Immunization

Risk Communication

Standards for Immunization Healthcare Delivery

Missed Opportunities for Immunization

Safe Handling and Storage of Vaccines

Vaccines and Their True and Untrue Contraindications and Precautions

Antibody-Containing Products and Duration of Interference with Varicella or Measles

Vaccine Immune Response

Vaccine Products Licensed for Use in the United States

Vaccine Company Contact Information

How to Administer IM Injections

How to Administer Sub-Q Injections

Sample Screening Questionnaire

Anaphylaxis

Principle of Anaphylaxis Management

Medical Exemptions

Administrative Exemptions

ADULT & MILITARY IMMUNIZATIONS
            Adult Immunization Schedule
            Anthrax                     
            Hepatitis A                
            Hepatitis B    
            Influenza
            Japanese Encephalitis
            Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR)
            Measles
            Meningococcal
            Mumps          
            Pneumococcal Polysaccharide
            Poliovirus
            Rabies
            Rubella
            Smallpox     
            Td (Tetanus and Diphtheria Toxoid)
            Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Acellular Pertussis)
            TT (Tetanus Toxoid)
            Typhoid
            Varicella
            Yellow Fever

PEDIATRIC IMMUNIZATIONS 
            Childhood/Adolescent Immunization Schedule
            DTaP (Diptheria, Tetanus & Acellular Pertussis
            Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria, & Acellular Pertussis)
            Td (Tetanus and Diphtheria)
            Hepatitis A
            Hepatitis B
            Hib (Haemophilus Influenzae Type B)
            Influenza
            Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)
            Measles
            Meningococcal
            Mumps
            Pneumoccocal Conjugate
            Pneumococcal Polysaccharide
            Poliovirus
            Rubella
            Varicella

Audience

Physicians, nurses, pharmacists, hospital residents and interns, as well as many others in the medical field, will find the Immunization Tool Kit helpful in their practices.  School nurses, healthcare practitioners, and educational administrators will also reference this guide relating to immunization requirements.  This immunization reference would be appropriately placed in K-12 school libraries, public libraries, 4-year and 2-year college/university libraries, as well as medical libraries and specialized libraries for hospitals, medical centers and clinics.

Product Details

USA Price:
$7.99
Publisher:
U.S. Department of Defense, US Army, Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases/USAMRIID. U.S. Army Medical Department Center and School, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/CDC
Year/Pages:
2010, 120pages
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