Scottish Vaccine Update - Issue 71

Publication Date: 24 September 2018

The Scottish Vaccine Update provides current information and practical advice about immunisation policy, practice and vaccine supply in Scotland for front line health professionals.

This issue reports on:

  • Shingles vaccine programme 2018/19
  • Varicella zoster Immunoglobulin (VZIG) shortages
  • Updated guidelines on the management of tetanus prone injuries and use of Tetanus Specific Immunoglobulin (TIG) during supply shortage
  • Availability of UK licensed BCG vaccine
  • Vaccine Supply (non-centrally supplied)

Resource information

Health Protection Scotland
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