Preventative childhood vaccination to rabies.


INTRODUCTION Rabies is prevented by post-exposure vaccination with several doses of vaccine given over 4 - 14 weeks. In case of severe exposure, the first dose of vaccine is combined with passive transfer of a rabies virus-specific immunoglobulin preparation. Preventative vaccination for rabies, also referred as pre-exposure vaccination, is reserved for… (More)
DOI: 10.1517/14712598.2012.691162


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