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AAFP News Now

...Several States Report Spike in Pertussis Activity, Need for Vaccination Emphasized An outbreak of pertussis (i.e., whooping cough) has been declared an epidemic by the California Department of Public Health, and the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Council has...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0801/afp20100801p233.pdf

Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Bronchitis

...more than 90 percent of acute bronchitis infections. Antibiotics are gener- ally not indicated for bronchitis, and should be used only if pertussis is suspected to reduce transmission or if the patient is at increased risk of developing pneumonia (e.g., patients 65 years or older)....

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/1201/afp20101201p1345.pdf

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...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0201/afp20110201p318-s1.pdf

AAFP News Now

...Increases in Pertussis Outbreaks Lead to CDC Health Alert on PCR Testing Multiple parts of the country have been reporting ongoing outbreaks of pertussis, also known as whooping cough. In response, the Centers for Disease Control and Preven- tion (CDC) recently issued a health alert...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0315/afp20110315p651.pdf

NEWS NEW

...DTaP Vaccine’s Effectiveness Against Pertussis Diminishes After Final Dose Outbreaks of whooping cough continue to occur regularly, so researchers set out to determine why the diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis (DTaP) vaccine is not doing a better job. The study,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/1101/afp20121101p803.pdf

Practice Guidelines

...There are two new tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine recom- mendations. In response to the 2012 pertussis epidemic, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommended in June that the Tdap vaccine be offered to adults...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/0201/afp20130201p204.pdf

Prevention and Treatment of Dog Bites -- American Family Physician

...ACIP = Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices; DTP = diphtheria tetanus and pertussis; Td = tetanus and diphtheria toxoids adsorbed (adult); TIG = tetanus immune globulin (Hyper-Tet). *-Including, but not limited to, wounds contaminated with dirt, feces, soil or saliva;...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/0415/afp20010415p1567.pdf

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...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/0101/afp20080101p96-s1.pdf

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...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2008/1015/afp20081015p945.pdf

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...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2009/0101/afp20090101p56-s1.pdf

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...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2011/0201/afp20110201p318.pdf

ACIP Releases 2012 Immunization Schedules

...Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis (Td/Tdap)3,* Varicella4,* Human papillomavirus (HPV)5,* Female Human papillomavirus (HPV)5,* Male Zoster6 Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR)7,* Pneumococcal (polysaccharide)8,9 Meningococcal10,* Hepatitis A11,* Hepatitis B12,*...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0201/afp20120201p281-s3.pdf

afp20190201p185.pdf

...Commentary Thankfully, R.E. has recovered. As her symptoms dragged on, we both began to worry about more sinister diagnoses. Pertussis is notoriously difficult to diagnose in adults, but her story has made me much more likely to think of it in adults with prolonged cough. R.E.’s...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0201/afp20190201p185.pdf

afp20200815p205.pdf

...reported receiving an influenza vaccina- tion, whereas 54.4% reported receiving a tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccination.1 Important new data on the immunology of immunization in pregnancy provide greater support for and infor- mation...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0815/afp20200815p205.pdf

Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Infants and Children - American Family Physician

...of CAP in older children and adolescents.10,11 Pertussis should be considered in all children with CAP, especially if immunizations are not current. Mycobacterium tubercu- losis also may cause CAP in children at risk for exposure. Coinfection with two or more microbial agents is...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0901/afp20040901p899.pdf

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...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0101/afp20070101p117-s1.pdf

AAFP Helped Spur CMS’ Final Rule in Favor

...ACIP Expands Pertussis, Meningococcal Vaccination Recommendations With the pertussis outbreak in California nearing a 60-year high in the number of cases reported, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Advisory Com- mittee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recently...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/1201/afp20101201p1315.pdf

Recommendations for Preconception Counseling and Care

...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...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2013/1015/afp20131015p499.pdf

The Pretravel Consultation

...Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis (Td, Tdap) All travelers Td is given every 10 years for adults Tdap should be given to adolescents at 11 to 18 years of age instead of Td; adults 19 years and older should receive a single dose of Tdap instead of Td if they did not receive Tdap...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2016/1015/afp20161015p620.pdf

afp20181101p595.pdf

...aggravated: acute/chronic asthma, viral upper respiratory tract infection (including influenza), allergic rhinitis, pneumonia, pertussis Obstetric: physiologic rhinitis of pregnancy Rash General: pustules, vesicles/blisters, erythema, pruritus Nonobstetric: condyloma,...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2018/1101/afp20181101p595.pdf

afp20191115p606.pdf

...pertussis in infants? Women should receive the tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertus- sis (Tdap) vaccine during pregnancy regardless of previous immunization history. Infants whose mothers received prenatal immunization had 50% fewer cases of pertussis...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1115/afp20191115p606.pdf

afp20200615p740.pdf

...40. Liang JL, Tiwari T, Moro P, et al. Prevention of pertussis, tetanus, and diphtheria with vaccines in the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). MMWR Recomm Rep. 2018; 67(2): 1-44. June 15, 2020 ◆ Volume 101, Number 12...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0615/afp20200615p740.pdf

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...Diphtheria, DTaP DTaP DTaP DTaPor DTP‡ DTaP Td tetanus, or DTP or DTP or DTP or DTP pertussis‡ Haemophilus Hib Hib Hib Hib influenzae type b (Hib)§ Polio || Polio || Polio Polio || Polio Measles, mumps, MMR MMR¶ MMR¶ rubella (MMR)¶ Varicella-zoster Var Var** virus...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1998/0101/afp19980101p153-s1.pdf

jan 1 SMR

...Diphtheria, tetanus, DTaP DTaP DTaP DTaP‡ DTaP Td pertussis‡ Haemophilus Hib Hib Hib Hib influenzae type b (Hib)§ Polio || IPV IPV Polio || Polio Rotavirus (Rv)¶ Rv¶ Rv¶ Rv¶ Measles, mumps, MMR MMR# MMR# rubella (MMR)# Varicella-zoster Var Var** virus vaccine (Var)**...

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/1999/0101/afp19990101p203-s1.pdf

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)....

American Family Physician

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2007/0901/afp20070901p683.pdf

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