Aspectos técnicos de los programas de vacunación
Realizing that immunization policies and practices may vary greatly from country to country and that it would be extremely difficult to know all immunization policies and practices in the Americas, the data submitted should be regarded only as a starting point for further discussion and definition of questions for which no certain answer existsThe following aspects are covered for each immunization procedure: 1) brief description of the vaccine or vaccines used; 2) care and maintenance of the vaccines; 3) indications for use, application to immunization programs; 4) precautions, special problems, etc., and 5) efficacy of the vaccine and evaluation of results of its useCertain general principles which apply to most immunizing agents are also formulated: 1) Care and handling: the recommended temperature range for storage and transportation of each vaccine should be known and adhered to; 2) Expiration date: because of their instability all vaccines are given an expiration date, beyond which their potency cannot be guaranteed; 3) Indications for use, scheduling, etc.: any recommendations made under this heading is realitve and should not be considered as rigid requirement, unless so stated, becaue it refers to prevailing usage or custom; similarly, deviations from a recommended schedule of multiple injections do not invalidate their effect, unless the intervals between injections are much ... (AU)
Technical considerations in vaccination programs
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WHO/PAHO regional meeting on seasonal influenza vaccination in the Americas (3rd WHO meeting on seasonal influenza vaccine composition & 3rd REVELAC-i meeting World Health Organization; Pan American Health Organization (Geneva, PAHO, 2016-10)[Executive Summary]. From 15-17 March 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Pan American Health Organization (WHO/Region of the Americas) held a regional meeting on influenza vaccination in Santiago, Chile. The ...
Pereira, Martha Maria; Schneider, Maria Cristina; Munoz-Zanzi, Claudia; Costa, Federico; Benschop, Jackie; Hartskeerl, Rudy; Martinez, Julio; Jancloes, Michel; Bertherat, Eric (2017-10)This report summarizes the presentations, discussions and the recommendations coming from the Oswaldo Cruz Institute/FIOCRUZ International Workshop for Leptospirosis Research Based on Country Needs and the 5th Global ...
Ruiz, Próspero (1966)The paper deals with the health aspects of public sanitation services in urban communities and the problems faced in that regard by the countries of Latin America. Specific reference is made to the collection storage, and ...