Meningococcal vaccine 2019 recommendations – new resource

8 August 2019

Following the prominence of cases of meningococcal disease across the country, NCIRS staff developed a table outlining vaccine recommendations by age and risk group.

There are currently two groups of meningococcal vaccines available in Australia:

  • conjugate vaccines for protection against serogroups A, C, W and Y
  • recombinant protein-based vaccines for protection against serogroup B.

New resource available

See table outlining meningococcal vaccine 2019 recommendations by age and risk group.

Read full article published in Australian Prescriber - Meningococcal vaccines in Australia: a 2019 update.

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