Surveillance of adverse events following immunisation: Australia, 2000-2002.

  title={Surveillance of adverse events following immunisation: Australia, 2000-2002.},
  author={Glenda L. Lawrence and Robert Menzies and Margaret Burgess and Peter McIntyre and Nicholas L Wood and Ian D. Boyd and Patrick Purcell and David Isaacs},
  journal={Communicable diseases intelligence quarterly report},
  volume={27 3},
The Adverse Drug Reactions Advisory Committee (ADRAC) database collates notifications of adverse events following immunisation (AEFI) from across Australia. The data were analysed for vaccines received between 1 January 2000 and 30 September 2002. Dose-based AEFI reporting rates were calculated using denominator data from the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register and annual national influenza vaccination coverage surveys. The majority of the 2,409 AEFI records analysed described non… CONTINUE READING