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Hepatitis B Pneumococcal - PCV Tetanus
HPV Pneumococcal - PPSV Zoster (shingles)


American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Summaries of Infectious Diseases: Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
Extract from Red Book Online; subscription required to access entire chapter
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Vaccines and Preventable Diseases: Pertussis Disease (Whooping Cough) Vaccination
Information for the public and health professionals
Pink Book: Pertussis
Chapter from CDC's Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases textbook
California Department of Health Services, Immunization Branch
Parents: Protect Yourself and Your Children from Whooping Cough
Full-page color poster for pediatric offices and clinics
Grandparents: Protect Yourself and Your Grandbaby from Whooping Cough
Full-page color poster for offices and clinics serving adults
Check Your Vials: Is it Tdap, DTaP, or Td?
Full-page color poster provides images of vials
Joint Commission
Tdap Vaccination Strategies for Adults and Adolescents, Including Health Care Personnel
Monograph contains information about implementing and improving Tdap use in hospitals and includes strategies from research and practice
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNP)
Website for parents and health professionals in English and Spanish, with disease overview, FAQs, whooping cough personal accounts, and videos
National Network for Immunization Information (NNii)
Vaccine Information: Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
Understanding the diseases, vaccine information, including dosing, safety, and references
Vaccine Education Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
A Look at Each Vaccine: Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis Vaccines
Questions and answers about the disease and vaccines
Tdap: What you should know
Two-page color brochure for patients
Spanish-language version
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