Adult Immunization in Office Practice

by Naveen Thacker, Niranjan Shendurnikar, Abhay K Shah, Tushar P Shah

Vaccines and immunization continue to be important for public health all over the world. Adult vaccination plays a significant role in ensuring the well-being of employees, as well as in keeping an organization profitable. The burden of vaccine-preventable diseases (VPDs) in adults is increasing in India, causing significant morbidity and disability. Moreover, adult immunization is an underpublicized concept in India. This book comprised of 4 sections that mainly focus on the General Aspects of Vaccines and Immunization, Vaccines for Use in Adults, Vaccines in Special Groups and Situations, and Newer Vaccines and Technologies, which are further divided into 26 chapters. The book has been purposefully written in a Question–Answer format and as a ready reckoner to simplify the available literature, to be easy to read and practice and to include the essential and practical aspects of vaccines and immunization from an adult perspective. This book is an updated guide to further an awareness and skills in the use of vaccines for the adults.

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Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Thacker Naveen
Deep Children Hospital, Gandhidham, Kutch
2. Shendurnikar Niranjan
Medical College, Baroda
3. Shah Abhay K
Children Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
4. Shah Tushar P Kashiben Gordhandas Patel, Children Hospital; Navkar Children Hospital, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
ISBN 9789354656491
Speciality Medicine, Pediatrics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18656
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2023
Pages 218
Book Type Professional


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