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All vaccines can be given simultaneously except for

Tdap and diphtheria

Yellow fever and cholera vaccine

2

Yellow fever and cholera vaccine should be given how many weeks apart

3 weeks

3

Tdap and meningococcal vaccine must be given how many weeks alart

4 weeks

4

Contraindications to live vaccines

Pregnancy
Immunosuppresion

5

Minimum age where Japanese encephalitis vaccine can be given

9 months

6

If more than 18 years old, how many doses of japanese encephalitis vaccine are given?

Single dose only

7

For fully immunized patients, Td boosters are given every

10 years

8

What should be given if a neonate was born to a HbsAg positive mother?

Hep B vaccine and immunoglobulin within 12 hours of birth

9

What to give to the newborn if the HbsAg status is unknown?

Give vaccine within 12 hours
Determine status
If positive, give Ig no later than 7 days

10

HPv vaccine can be given as early as what age

9 years old

11

Hepatitis A vaccine can be given to ages

12 and above

12

This vaccine is not routinely given to healthy children older than 5 years old

Pneumococcal

13

The final dose of this vaccine must be given no later than 8 months old

Rotavirus

14

Do not start this vaccine series in infants older than 15 weeks

Rotavirus

15

Schedule for rotavirus must be followed because of the increased risk of this disease if given in older than 15 weeks or last dose given later than 32 weeks

Intussuception

16

Absolute contraindication to vaccination in children

Pertussis

17

Who needs antibiotic prophylaxis in rabies?

Category 3

18

Drug of choice for rabies antibiotic prophylaxis

Co-Amoxiclav 40 mg/kg/day x 7 days

19

RA 10152- mandatory basic immunization does not cover which vaccine?

Rotavirus

20

What will you give to an unvaccinated exposed child to prevent measles?

Vaccinate immediately

21

This disease must be given post exposure prophylaxis to all close contacts regardless of immune status

Diphtheria

22

Newborn must be given varicella IG if mother had varicella when

5 days pre delivery up to 2 days after

23

IMCI PLAN C

give 30ml/kg for ____ and 70ml/kg for ____ in infants less than 12 months

1 hour
5 hours

24

IMCI PLAN C

give 30ml/kg for ____ and 70ml/kg for ____ in older children

30 mins
2 1/2 hours

25

IMCI PLAN A:
Amount given after each loose stool

<24 months
2-10 years
> 10 years

<24 months: 50-100ml
2-10 years: 100-200 ml
> 10 years: as much wanted

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IMCI PLAN B:

Amount needed= weight in kg x____

Weight in kg x75

27

How much zinc should be given after episodes of diarrhea

10-20mg OD x 10-14 days