Tetanus

CDC Pink Book on Tetanus
http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/downloads/tetanus.pdf

Package Inserts (DTaP, Tdap, Td)
http://www.immunize.org/packageinserts/pi_diphtheria.asp (DTaP- ages 2 months to 6 years)
http://www.immunize.org/packageinserts/pi_tdap.asp (Tdap- ages 7 and up)
http://www.immunize.org/packageinserts/pi_tetanus.asp (Td- ages 7 and up)

Tetanus Information
http://www.nvic.org/vaccines-and-diseases/Tetanus.aspx

STUDIES:
The introduction of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine and child mortality in rural Guinea-Bissau: an observational study.
(Excerpt- “Conclusions: In low-income countries with high mortality, DTP as the last vaccine received may be associated with slightly increased mortality. Since the pattern was inversed for BCG, the effect is unlikely to be due to higher-risk children having received vaccination. The role of DTP in high mortality areas needs to be clarified.”
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15082643

Cochrane Library: Vitamin C for treating and preventing tetanus (Review-2013)
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD006665.pub3/pdf

Rats treated with vitamin C in both early and late stages of tetanus survived, even when given lethal doses of tetanus toxoid. (1966)
http://www.mv.helsinki.fi/home/hemila/CT/Dey_1966_ch.pdf

ARTICLES and OPINION PIECES:
Tetanus Vaccination: Fact and Fiction
http://guggiedaly.blogspot.com/2010/05/one-thing-that-has-frequently-come-up.html

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