Featured YFVC News

29-Mar-2017

Updated yellow fever chapter published

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An updated yellow fever chapter of Immunisation and infectious disease has been published

 

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01-Feb-2017

Travel Health Competence conference June 2017

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Save the date for our joint conference with Royal College of Nursing

 

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Featured Clinical News

05-Apr-2017

Yellow fever outbreak in Brazil: Update

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Risk areas expanded further to include whole of Rio de Janeiro state, Sao Paulo state excluding Sao Paulo city and new areas in Bahia state

 

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16-Mar-2017

Yellow fever cases in travellers

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European travellers visiting yellow fever risk regions in South America

 

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Featured Factsheets

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