Comparison of acellular pertussis-tetanus-diphtheria vaccines and whole-cell pertussis-tetanus- diphtheria vaccines in infancy


Korkmaz H. A., AYDIN A., ÜNAL B.

PAEDIATRICS AND INTERNATIONAL CHILD HEALTH, vol.34, no.3, pp.198-202, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1179/2046905513y.0000000110
  • Journal Name: PAEDIATRICS AND INTERNATIONAL CHILD HEALTH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.198-202
  • Keywords: Acellular pertussis vaccine, Whole-cell pertussis, Infant, Vaccine, Adverse events, DTaP, DTwP, NEONATAL IMMUNIZATION, ADVERSE-REACTIONS, IMMUNOGENICITY
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: In clinical trials, diphtheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis vaccines have been shown to be less reactogenic than whole- cell combination vaccines.