12 Jun 2018
Green Book – updated chapter: Japanese encephalitisThe Japanese encephalitis chapter in the Green Book (Immunisation against infectious diseases) has been updated
Public Health England have published updated information and guidance on Japanese encephalitis (JE) (Immunisation against infectious disease: Japanese encephalitis. Chapter 20; updated June 11 2018).
This revised chapter includes:
- Information about JE transmission
- New guidance on the use of a rapid schedule of JE vaccine for children from 2 months and adults over 65 years
- Updated information on the timing of JE vaccine booster doses for different age groups
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