Chapter 41. Immunizations

  1. John T. Queenan MD Professor Chairman Emeritus2,
  2. John C. Hobbins MD Professor of Obstetrics3 and
  3. Catherine Y. Spong MD Chief4
  1. Stanley A. Gall MD

Published Online: 30 APR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312904.ch41

Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition

Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Gall, S. A. (2009) Immunizations, in Protocols for High-Risk Pregnancies, Fourth Edition (eds J. T. Queenan, J. C. Hobbins and C. Y. Spong), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312904.ch41

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Georgetown University School of Medicine, 3257 N Street NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA

  2. 3

    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 4200 East 9th Avenue, B-198, Denver, CO 80262, USA

  3. 4

    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Center for Developmental Biology and Perinatal Medicine, Pregnancy and Perinatology Branch, National Institutes of Health, 6100 Executive Bivd, Bethesda, MD 20892-7510, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Louisville, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 550 South Jackson Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2009
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125796

Online ISBN: 9781444312904

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Keywords:

  • immunizations;
  • hepatitis A vaccine;
  • fecal–oral transmission;
  • hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection;
  • maternal–fetal transmission rates, depending on HBsAg and HBeAg;
  • influenza - acute respiratory disease;
  • trivalent inactivated vaccine (TIV);
  • Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection;
  • tetanus–diphtheria toxoid (Td) vaccine

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hepatitis A

  • Hepatitis B

  • Influenza

  • Pneumococcal Vaccine

  • Tetanus-Diphtheria

  • Poliomyelitis

  • Varicella Vaccine

  • Meningococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine

  • Yellow Fever

  • Measles, Mumps, and Rubella

  • Smallpox (Vaccinia Vaccine)

  • Immunoglobulins

  • Conclusions

  • References