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Key questions on vaccinations

Module summary

GP Dr Mandy Fry poses questions to RCGP immunisation lead Dr George Kassianos on the new rotavirus vaccination, tetanus injections and the nasal flu vaccination.

Learning objectives

This module will expand your understanding of the latest updates regarding vaccinations, including advice on:

  • Which age groups should be offered the new nasal flu vaccine
  • Vaccinating pregnant women against whooping cough
  • How and where to give vaccines to children with known egg allergy
  • The difficulties related to dealing with travellers' vaccination histories
Author

Dr George Kassianos is a GP in Berkshire and RCGP immunisation lead. He is also the president of the British Global and Travel Health Association.

Dr Mandy Fry is a GP in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.

Date module published
28/04/2015
Module due for review
28/04/2017
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
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