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Pediatric Vaccinations - Age 2 Months
2 B DR HIP
Hepatitis B
DTaP - Diphtheria Tetanus acellular Pertussis
RV - Rotavirus
HiB - Haemophilus Influenzae Type B
IPV - Inactivated Polio Vaccine
PCV - Pneumococcal
1 min
Pediatric Vaccinations - Age 4 Months
4 DR HIP
DTaP - Diphtheria Tetanus acellular pertussis
RV - Rotavirus
HiB - Haemophilus Influenzae Type B
IPV - Inactivated Polio Vaccine
PCV - Pneumococcal
1 min
Pediatric Vaccinations - Age 6 Months
B DR HIP In 6 Months
Hepatitis B
DTaP - Diphtheria Tetanus acellular pertussis
RV - Rotavirus
HiB - Haemophilus Influenzae Type B
IPV - Inactivated Polio Vaccine
PCV - Pneumococcal
Influenza
2 mins
Pediatric Vaccinations - Age 12 to 15 Months
1 Very MAD HIP-ster
Varicella Zoster
MMR
Hepatitis A
DTaP - Diphtheria Tetanus acellular pertussis
HiB - Haemophilus Influenzae Type B
IPV - Inactivated Polio Vaccine
PCV - Pneumococcal
2 mins
Pediatric Vaccinations Age 4-6 Years
Very DIM between 4-6pm
Varicella Zoster
DTaP - Diphtheria Tetanus acellular pertussis
IPV - Inactivated Polio Vaccine
MMR
1 min
Toxoid Vaccines
Consist of Toxins Released From a Pathogen
May Require Boosters
Safe In Immunocompromised Patients
Corynebacterium Diphtheriae Vaccine
Tetanus Vaccine
Bordetella Pertussis Vaccine
2 mins
Live Attenuated Vaccines
Characteristics
Humoral and Cellular Immune Response
May Revert to Virulent Form
Do Not Require Boosters
Vaccines
Varicella (Chickenpox)
Zoster (Shingles)
Polio (Sabin)
Smallpox
Yellow Fever
Influenza (Intranasal)
MMR
Rotavirus
Typhoid Fever (Oral)
BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guérin)
4 mins
Killed (Inactivated) Whole Vaccines
Characteristics
Mostly Humoral Immune Response
Require Booster Shots
Vaccines
Polio (Salk)
Rabies
Cholera
Hepatitis A
53 secs
Killed (Inactivated) Fractional Protein Vaccines
Subunit Vaccines
Subunit
Influenza (Intramuscular)
Bordetella Pertussis
Hepatitis B
Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
Bacillus anthracis (Anthrax)
Toxoid Vaccines
Toxoid
Corynebacterium diphtheriae (Diphtheria)
Clostridium tetani (Tetanus)
Considerations
DTaP and Tdap
3 mins

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