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2011 immunization recommendations h cody meissner m d professor of pediatrics tufts university school of medicine bo

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Prepared for your next patient.

2011 Immunization Recommendations

H. Cody Meissner, M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics

Tufts University School of Medicine

Boston Floating Hospital for Children

Tufts Medical Center


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Considerations which influence the age at which a vaccine is recommended

Considerations which Influence the Age at which a Vaccine is Recommended

  • Age-specific risk of a disease

  • Immune response to vaccine

  • Interference by maternal antibody

  • Waning immunity

  • Programmatic issues

  • “Crowding of the schedule”


Use of tetanus and diphtheria and acellular pertussis tdap vaccines

Use of Tetanus and Diphtheria and Acellular Pertussis (Tdap) Vaccines

  • Removal of interval between Tdap and tetanus or diphtheria toxoid containing vaccine

  • Use of Tdap in certain adults ≥65 years of age

  • Use of Tdap in under-vaccinated children 7 through 10 years of age


Changes to the meningococcal conjugate vaccine schedule

Changes to the Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccine Schedule

  • Booster dose

    • Routine vaccination at 11 through 12 years with booster dose at 16 through 21 years

    • If first dose at 13 through 15 years, booster dose preferred at 16 through 18 years

  • Persons 2 through 54 years at increased risk of meningococcal disease should receive a 2 dose primary series (2 months apart), then booster dose every 5 years


13 valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine pcv13 recommendations

13 Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV13) Recommendations

  • PCV13 recommended for all children 2 through 59 months

  • A 4 dose series at 2,4,6 and 12 through 15 months

  • Complete series with PCV13 if begun with PCV7

  • Supplemental dose of PCV13 for children 14-59 months who completed PCV7 schedule

  • Supplemental dose of PCV13 for children 60 through 71 months after PCV7 schedule if increased risk


2010 2011 influenza vaccine recommendations

2010-2011 Influenza Vaccine Recommendations

  • Routine vaccination of all persons ≥6 months with emphasis on high risk groups

  • For children 6 months through 8 years

    • If vaccinated for 1st time, 2 doses needed

    • If only 1 dose of seasonal vaccine in 2009-2010 and none in previous years, then 2 doses needed

    • If no doses of novel H1N1 last year, then 2 doses needed

  • Healthy, non-pregnant persons 2 through 49 years can receive TIV or LAIV


Hpv vaccine recommendations

HPV Vaccine Recommendations

  • Quadrivalent HPV vaccine (HPV4) or bivalent (HPV2) vaccine recommended for prevention of cervical precancers and cancers in females

  • HPV4 recommended for prevention of precancers, cancers and genital warts in females

  • HPV4 may be administered to males to reduce risk of genital warts


Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine

Haemophilus influenzae type b Vaccine

  • For people ≥5 years at increased risk of infection, one dose should be considered

    • Sickle cell disease

    • Leukemia

    • HIV infection

    • Lack a spleen


Hepatitis b vaccine

Hepatitis B Vaccine

  • For infants who do not receive a birth dose:

    • Administer 3 doses of HepB on a schedule

      of 0, 1 and 6 months

    • The final (3rd or 4th) dose in the HepB series should be administered no earlier than age 24 weeks


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For more information….

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