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AFP Documents with Keyword: Infectious Disease, Bacterial - American Family Physician

...Aug 01, 2021 Issue Pertussis: Common Questions and Answers [Article] Pertussis, also known as whooping cough, remains a public health concern despite expanded immunization recommendations over the past three decades. The presentation of pertussis, which is variable and evolves...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Infectious Disease, Bacterial - American Family Physician

...Oct 15, 2013 Issue Pertussis: A Reemerging Infection [Article] Pertussis, also known as whooping cough, is an acute respiratory tract infection that has increased in incidence in recent years. The initial catarrhal stage presents with nonspecific symptoms of malaise, rhinorrhea,...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Prenatal Care - American Family Physician

...Mar 15, 2009 Issue ACIP Releases Guideline on Prevention of Pertussis, Tetanus, and Diptheria in Pregnant Women and Newborns [Practice Guidelines] Two tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccines were licensed in 2005 for use in adults and...

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AFP Documents with Keyword: Upper Respiratory Infections - American Family Physician

...Diagnosing Pertussis [Practice Guidelines] Diagnosing pertussis in the early stages can be difficult, because early signs and symptoms are often nonspecific. Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing, a technique used to detect DNA sequences specific for Bordetella pertussis, is...

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afp20060801p420.pdf

...Pertussis: A Disease Affecting All Ages DAVID S. GREGORY, M.D., Lynchburg Family Medicine Residency, Lynchburg, Virginia B ordetella pertussis, a highly com- municable gram-negative coccoba- cillus, causes pertussis (whooping cough). B. pertussis is an exclu- sively human...

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afp20060915p956.pdf

...10 percent of cases caused by Bordetella pertussis, Chlamydia pneumoniae, or Mycoplasma pneumoniae When to treat with an antibiotic: presents with prolonged unimproving cough (14 days); should clinically differentiate from pneumonia. Pertussis should be reported to public health...

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afp20061001p1132.pdf

...with immunizations listed and dated; provide hepatitis A and B vaccines and tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis absorbed vaccines for adults; provide influenza vaccines for all patients. Crying child may disrupt other shelter residents To allow...

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afp20070101p117-s1.pdf

...3. Diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine (DTaP). (Minimum age: 6 weeks) • The fourth dose of DTaP may be administered as early as age 12 months, provided 6 months have elapsed since the third dose. • Administer the final dose in the series at age 4-6...

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afp20070801p397.pdf

...Tdap = tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis. A = consistent, good-quality patient-oriented evidence; B = inconsistent or limited-quality patient-oriented evidence; C = consensus, disease- oriented evidence, usual practice, expert opinion, or case...

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afp20070901p683.pdf

...the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). Preventing tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis among adolescents: use of tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid and acellular pertussis vac- cines recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)....

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afp20071015p1159.pdf

...of preventive care and should be delivered according to chronologic (not adjusted) age. Routine immunization for diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, Hae- mophilus influenzae type b, poliomyelitis, and pneu- mococcal disease remains unchanged.8-10 There are theoretical risks of increased...

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afp20071115p1558-f1.pdf

...1. Tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Td/Tdap) vaccination Tdap should replace a single dose of Td for adults aged <65 years who have not previously received a dose of Tdap. Only one of two Tdap products (Adacel [Sanofi Pasteur]) is licensed for use in adults. Adults...

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afp20071115p1558-f2.pdf

...Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis (Td/Tdap) *1 Vaccine Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) *3 Pneumococcal (polysaccharide)6,7 Hepatitis B *9 Hepatitis A *8 Varicella *4 Meningococcal10* Indication Influenza *5 Human papillomavirus (HPV) *2 1 dose Td booster...

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afp20080101p96-s1.pdf

...3. Diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine (DTaP). (Minimum age: 6 weeks) • The fourth dose of DTaP may be administered as early as age 12 months, provided 6 months have elapsed since the third dose. • Administer the final dose in the series at age 4-6...

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afp20080415p1109.pdf

...Recent infectious illness in the family (e.g., viral upper respiratory illness, pertussis, Wheezing in children is a common problem encountered by fam- ily physicians. Approximately 25 to 30 percent of infants will have at least one wheezing episode, and nearly one half of...

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afp20080601p1561.pdf

...Healthy People 2010 goals: 85.5 percent of preschool children received four or more doses of diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and whole-cell pertussis vaccine (DTP)/diphthe- ria and tetanus toxoids and acellular per- tussis vaccine (DTaP); 91.6 percent received three or more doses of...

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afp20080901p583.pdf

...Foundation; Pap = Papanicolaou; Td = tetanus and diphtheria toxoid; Tdap = tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis; USPSTF = U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Information from references 8 through 11 and 13 through 34. The uSPSTF21 and the american...

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afp20081015p945.pdf

...Td = tetanus-diphtheria toxoids vaccine; Tdap = diphtheria, reduced tetanus toxoids, and acellular pertussis vaccine; TIG = tetanus immune globulin. *-Such as, but not limited to, wounds contaminated with dirt, feces, soil, or saliva; puncture wound; avulsions; and wounds resulting...

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afp20090101p56-s1.pdf

...3. Diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine (DTaP). (Minimum age: 6 weeks) at least 6 months have elapsed since the third dose. 4. Haemophilus influenzae type b conjugate vaccine (Hib). (Minimum age: 6 weeks) 2 and 4 months, a dose at age 6 months...

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afp20100415p965.pdf

...Pediarix (hepatitis B; diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis; and inactivated polio)*† 10 mcg (0.5-mL vial) Two, four, and six months of age - - Twinrix (hepatitis A and B) - - 20 mcg (1-mL vial) Time of first injection and then at one, and six to 12 months...

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afp20110201p318-s1.pdf

...not indicated. 3. Diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine (DTaP). (Minimum age: 6 weeks) • The fourth dose may be administered as early as age 12 months, provided at least 6 months have elapsed since the third dose. 4. Haemophilus influenzae type b...

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afp20110201p318-s2.pdf

...Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis (Td/Tdap)2,* Substitute 1-time dose of Tdap for Td booster; then boost with Td every 10 yrs Td booster every 10 yrs Human papillomavirus (HPV)4,* 3 doses through age 26 yrs Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis (Td/Tdap)2,* Substitute 1-time dose of...

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afp20110201p318.pdf

...of Tdap for children seven to 10 years of age who have not com- pleted a series of diphtheria and tetanus tox- oids and acellular pertussis vaccine (DTaP). This is an off-label recommendation. • Elimination of the recommended inter- val between administration of tetanus and...

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afp20110815p357.pdf

...GlaxoSmithKline to further supplement its biologics license application for its tetanus toxoid, reduced diph- theria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine to include adults 65 years and older. The vaccine, mar- keted as Boostrix, initially was approved in 2005 as a single...

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