23-valent Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine - WHO Position Paper

This report, published in the Weekly Epidemiological Record, provides essential background information on pneumococcal disease and gives the current World Health Organization position concerning the use of the 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in the global context.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2008

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Also known as: Vaccin antipneumococcique polyosidique 23-valent - Note de synthèse de l’OMS

Resource types: Newsletter/article

Diseases/vaccines: Pneumococcus

Topics: Disease/vaccine specific information

Regions: Global