Immunisation Programme

Immunisation Programme is a HEALTH PROGRAMME.

An Immunisation Programme aimed at maintaining an adequate level of immunisation in a population against a specific VACCINE PREVENTABLE DISEASE by a determined sequence of IMMUNISATION COURSE TYPES.

Each programme has a recommended number of doses which depend on the VACCINE PREVENTABLE DISEASE being targeted. For example (this is not an exclusive list).

DiseasePrimary course dosesReinforcing (booster)
course doses
Diphtheria32
Pertussis31
Tuberculosis1 
 

This supporting information is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralImmunisation Programmes