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This document presents the scientific evidence behind WHO’s recommendations on building and restoring confidence in vaccines and vaccination, both in the course of ongoing communication efforts and during a crisis. Practical advice and guidance are...
Topic:
Vaccination and trust, trust
Source:
WHO
Language:
English, Russian
Date of issue:
28 April, 2017
Oberved rates of measles, mumps and rubella vaccine reactions. (PDF)
Topic:
MMR, measles, mumps, rubella, reaction rates
Source:
WHO
Language:
English
Date of issue:
5 May, 2014
Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis and measles vaccinationSafety of measles vaccine in children infected with HIV
Topic:
measles
Source:
WHO
Language:
English
Date of issue:
16 June, 2011
Measles is a highly contagious viral disease. It remains an important cause of death among young children globally, despite the availability of a safe and effective vaccine.
Topic:
measles
Source:
WHO
Language:
English
Date of issue:
11 July, 2016
Key factsMeasles is one of the leading causes of death among young children even though a safe and cost-effective vaccine is available.In 2015, there were 134 200 measles deaths globally – about 367 deaths every day or 15 deaths every hour.Measles...
Topic:
measles
Source:
WHO
Language:
English
Date of issue:
30 March, 2017
This is a Q&A from the WHO website.Q: Why is vaccination important for addressing antibiotic resistance?A: Vaccines can help limit the spread of antibiotic resistance.The global increase in disease caused by drug-resistant bacteria, due to...
Topic:
antibiotic resistance
Source:
WHO
Language:
English
Date of issue:
15 November, 2016
Goal: This course aims to establish a shared understanding among professionals whose work is linked to vaccine safety issues. This may include nurses/midwives/community health workers, as well as pharmacists medical doctors and programme or...
Topic:
Course on Vaccine Safety, e-learning, course
Source:
WHO
Language:
English
Definition and Application of Terms for Vaccine Pharmacovigilance - Report of CIOMS/WHO Working Group on Vaccine Pharmacovigilance Published by WHO in June 2011
Topic:
Terms for Vaccine Pharmacovigilance
Source:
WHO
Language:
English
Date of issue:
6 June, 2011
Best practice guidance document by WHO: How to respond to vocal vaccine deniers in public This guidance document provides basic broad principles for a spokesperson of any health authority on how to respond to vocal vaccine deniers. The suggestions...
Topic:
vaccine deniers, antivaxx, how to respond, best practice guide
Document type:
Guides
Source:
WHO
Language:
English
Educational resources and promotional materials to help supplement vaccine conversations and outreach with parents, pregnant women, and adults, as well as healthcare professionals. Resources for each group or topic, including toolkits, drop-in...
Countries:
United States of America (the)
Topic:
Educational resources, toolkit, videos, social media
Document type:
Guides
Source:
CDC Vaccines
Language:
English

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