Permanent brain damage and pertussis vaccination: is the end of the saga in sight?

Abstract

The development and widespread uptake of a safe and efficacious aluminium adsorbed diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine (DTP) in the United States between 1933 and 1944 led to a gradual decline in whooping cough morbidity and instilled confidence in a vaccination programme which has been effectively maintained for over 40 years. T his contrasts with the… (More)

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@article{Griffith1989PermanentBD, title={Permanent brain damage and pertussis vaccination: is the end of the saga in sight?}, author={Anita Griffith}, journal={Vaccine}, year={1989}, volume={7 3}, pages={199-210} }