Flashcards in W12_05 practical approach to immunization Deck (24)
when do you get the DPTP-Hib vaccine?
when is pneumococcal vaccine givem?
when is MMR vacicne given?
12 months, 4 years
when is varicella vaccine given?
15 months, 4 years
MMR and varicella cavvines are delivered how?
diptheria, tetanus, adult pertussis vaccine
what's the minimum needle length in adults?
1 inch in adults;
5/8 in infants
note: MMR/varicella (live vaccines) need to be given TOGETHER or 1 month apart
what's DPTP-Hib vaccine?
hemophilus influenza b
white tonsils are signs of what?
diptheria or (more likely now - mononucleosis)
what does whooping cough cause?
paroxysmal, whooping cough, vomiting
what does polio cause?
assymmetric acute flaccid paralysis
why does whooping cough still exist?
adults' vaccines wear off and they become carriers to transmit to kids
what are the conjugate vaccines?
what did hemophilus influenza b cause?
what does meningococcal meningitis cause?
petechial rash, meningitis
which meningococcus vaccine do we give to 12 month old infants?
which meningococcus vaccine do we give to grade 7 kids?
A, C, Y, W135
what does rotavirus cause?
vomiting, diarrhea, fever (stomach flu)
what's the rotavirus vaccine?
oral liquid @ 2,4 months
what does mumps cause?
parotitis, orchitis, deafness
what can rubella cause?
rash, malaise, congenital cataracts, deafness, mental retardation
what is the hepatitis b vaccine?