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American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Summaries of Infectious Diseases: Tetanus (Lockjaw)
Extract from Red Book Online; subscription required to access entire chapter
California Department of Health Services, Immunization Branch
Check Your Vials: Is it Tdap, DTaP, or Td?
Color poster provides images of vials
If You Work in a Health Care Setting. . . It's Time for Your Tetanus Booster!
Color poster about Tdap recommendation for healthcare workers
Tetanus Prophylaxis in Wound Management
Color poster about Tdap vaccine recommendations for wound management in adolescents and adults
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Vaccines and Preventable Diseases: Tetanus (Lockjaw) Vaccination
Information for the public and health professionals
Pink Book: Tetanus
Chapter from CDC's Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases textbook
National Network for Immunization Information (NNii)
Vaccine Information: Tetanus
Understanding the disease, vaccine information, including dosing, safety, and references
Vaccine Education Center, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Tdap: What you should know
Two-page color brochure for patients
Spanish-language version
A Look at Each Vaccine: Diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis vaccines
Questions and answers about the diseases and vaccines
Immunizations: Vaccines and Adults; A Lifetime of Health
27-page booklet for adults, includes section on tetanus vaccination
Spanish-language version
World Health Organization (WHO)
Brief overview of disease and vaccine, includes related resources and links
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