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Vaccine shortage delays immunisations

BMJ 2001; 323 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7310.418a (Published 25 August 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;323:418
  1. Josefson Deborah
  1. San Francisco

    The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has asked doctors to delay giving children their last injection of the tetanus, pertussis, and diptheria (DTP) vaccine until they are 4 years old because of a nationwide shortage of tetanus and diphtheria toxoids in the United …

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