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Recent Clinical Updates
Regular reports on outbreaks of disease, vaccine supply issues, and recommended changes in advice and practice. The most recent Clinical Updates are listed below.
- 18 February 2015
- Measles and travel: a reminder for health professionals and travellers
- 17 February 2015
- Yellow Fever: Brazil
- 10 February 2015
- Imported avian influenza A(H7N9) cases: Canada
- 6 February 2015
- Pertussis: global update
News and Announcements
11 February 2015
Public Health England updates Rabies post-exposure prophylaxis management guidelines
As of 9 February 2015, Public Health England (PHE) have updated their Rabies post-exposure prophylaxis management guidelines. To see the updated guidelines please click here.
4 February 2015
Chinese New Year Travel Advice
NaTHNaC and Public Health England (PHE) have published a factsheet for travellers celebrating Chinese New Year abroad. More information here.
19 January 2015
Discontinuation of chloroquine syrup (Nivaquine™)Chloroquine sulphate syrup (Nivaquine™), used for malaria chemoprophylaxis, has been discontinued and will no longer be marketed in the UK. More information here.
8 January 2015
ANNUAL RETURN OF YELLOW FEVER VACCINE USE 2014
YFVC are advised to begin submission for the AR period 1 January to 31 December 2014. More information here.
15 December 2014
Travel health guidance on board cruise ships
NaTHNaC and Public Health England (PHE) have published a health and safety factsheet for UK travellers planning a cruise this winter.
21 November 2014
Polio - Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC): extension of Temporary Recommendations regarding the international spread of wild poliovirus
WHO published a statement on the 3'rd meeting of the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee regarding the international spread of wild poliovirus. More information here.
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