volume 26, issue 3, P595-608 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2012.05.009
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Joanna S. Herman, David R. Hill

Abstract: Global uptake of new vaccines shapes the epidemiology of infections, and in turn this changing epidemiology guides vaccine development. Once introduced, surveillance and monitoring of the impact of vaccines on disease and adverse events is vital for further development. This article reviews the use of vaccines as part of routine health care, vaccines that may be required for entry into a destination country, and vaccines that are recommended because of risk during travel. Considerations and advances in the vac…

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