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Immunisation newsletter – September 2019

  • Free government supplied MMR vaccine – eligibility expanded
  • Practice the back-up plan for a cold chain breach
  • The second booster DTPa dose is recommended at 4 years of age
  • Gardasil®9 – Clinical advice fact sheet for GPs
  • Continue to vaccinate pregnant women with influenza vaccine
  • Clinical Vaccinology Update (CVU) November 2019

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