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Unformatted text preview: Doses: For infants and children, 5 doses of diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis (DTap) vaccine is recommended. Timing of Vaccine: One dose of DTap at: 2 months, 4 months, 6 months, 15-18 months, 4-6 years old is recommended. If did not receive a tetanus booster with in 10 years, adults should receive a tetanus shot. If did not receive the childhood series of tetanus shots, adults should receive a series of three tetanus shots. • Tetanus vaccines must be updated to continue immunity....
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This note was uploaded on 09/29/2009 for the course NURSING 203 taught by Professor Zumba during the Spring '09 term at Rhode Island.
- Spring '09