09 May 2019

Hepatitis A vaccine recommendations for Turkey updated

Hepatitis A vaccine is recommended for most travellers to Turkey Hepatitis A vaccine recommendations for Turkey updated

NaTHNaC regularly reviews reports of Hepatitis A infection including reports in travellers. Vaccine guidance is updated in consultation with Public Health England.

The country-specific hepatitis A vaccine recommendation for Turkey has been upgraded from "some" to "most" travellers.

The basis for disease-specific recommendations are available at Country Specific Information-Rationale.

Resources

Benin: updated recommendations for polio vaccination

Circulating vaccine derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) has been confirmed Read more

Myanmar: New outbreak of circulating vaccine derived poliovirus (cVDPV)

Circulating vaccine derived poliovirus type 1 (cVDPV1) has been detected in Kayin Province, Myanmar Read more

Heatwave alert for mainland Europe

Hot weather advice for travellers to mainland European countries Read more

E.coli advice for travellers to Egypt

Public Health England has issued advice to people travelling to Egypt Read more

DRC: Ebola outbreak declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern

The meeting of the Emergency Committee convened by the WHO Director General under International Health Regulations took place on Wednesday 17 July 2019 Read more
Back to Top

VIEW FULL INDEX