Immunisation of Scottish children continues to exceed the 95% target after four years

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John Robertson
Immunisation of Scottish children continues to exceed the 95% target after four years

    https://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Child-Health/Publications/2018-09-25/2018-09-25-Childhood-Immunisation-Summary.pdf?98028200865 Here are the main points for the quarter ending 30 June 2018 Uptake rates by 12 months of age increased slightly and remain above 95% for complete primary courses of immunisation of Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV), MenB vaccine, and the five-in-one vaccine, which protects against: diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio and Haemophilus (Hib). Uptake of the complete two dose course of rotavirus vaccine by 12 months of age remained at 93.5%. Uptake rates of the Hib/MenC…

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John Robertson
Immunisation of Scottish children continues to exceed the 95% target after four years