Facts & Figures of pediatric immunization
Disease prevention by infant immunization is the most cost-effective health-care intervention available
Every year, immunization prevents 2 to 3 million deaths from diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), and measles(1).
Below, find some useful links:
- How do vaccines work?
- Vaccination schedule
- Immunization coverage
- 10 Facts on Immunization
- The exciting journey of Vaccines
- The complex journey of a vaccine
- World Immunization Week 2020
(1) WHO - 10 facts on immunization - updated April 2017 - http://www.who.int/features/factfiles/immunization/en/
(Last accessed in January 2021).
MCM Vaccine is proud to provide infants and toddlers with a pediatric hexavalent vaccine that supports childhood immunization programs.