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Vaccination: special circumstances

Individuals aged 60 years and older

14 Jun 2016

Age alone is not considered a contraindication to YF vaccination, and vaccination can be given to those aged 60 years and older following risk assessment and as long as certain precautions are observed Read more

Vaccination: special circumstances

Febrile illness

14 Jun 2016

General vaccine guidance from Public Health England states that minor illnesses without fever or systemic upset are not valid reasons to postpone immunisation Read more

Vaccination: special circumstances

Infants under 9 months of age

14 Jun 2016

The risk of yellow fever vaccine-associated encephalitis is higher in infants under nine months of age Read more

Yellow fever resources

Yellow fever maps

21 Jun 2016

Reproduced with permission: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – CDC Read more

Vaccination: adverse events

Management and reporting adverse events

22 Jun 2016

Information on management and reporting of suspected adverse events following YF vaccination Read more

Vaccination: adverse events

YEL-AND and YEL-AVD

22 Jun 2016

Yellow fever vaccine associated neurotropic disease (YEL-AND) and yellow fever vaccine associated viscerotopic disease (YEL-AVD) Read more