Polio


PUBLISHED: 2017 CATEGORY: Parents, Adults TYPE: External Link What would happen if we stopped vaccinations?

What would happen if we stopped vaccinations?

Emphasizes that while vaccination programs have eliminated or significantly reduced many vaccine-preventable diseases, these diseases still exist and can once again become common and deadly if vaccination coverage does not continue at high levels.

Corporate Authors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Publisher: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

PUBLISHED: 2016 CATEGORY: Health care providers TYPE: External Link Canadian Immunization Guide: Evergreen Edition

Canadian Immunization Guide: Evergreen Edition

Evergreen edition presents information on the immunizing agents available in Canada and their use in the prevention of communicable diseases.

Corporate Authors: National Advisory Committee on Immunization
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada

PUBLISHED: 2016 CATEGORY: Les fournisseurs de soins TYPE: External Link Couverture vaccinale des enfants canadiens : points saillants de l'Enquête nationale sur la couverture vaccinale des enfants de 2013 (ENCVE)

Couverture vaccinale des enfants canadiens : points saillants de l'Enquête nationale sur la couverture vaccinale des enfants de 2013 (ENCVE)

L’Enquête nationale sur la couverture vaccinale des enfants (ENCVE) de 2013 constitue la plus grande enquête sur la couverture vaccinale nationale au Canada. Ses résultats indiquent que la majorité des enfants canadiens sont immunisés contre les maladies évitables par la vaccination, mais qu'on peut améliorer la situation en ce qui a trait aux doses de rappel.

Corporate Authors: Agence de la santé publique du Canada
Publisher: Agence de la santé publique du Canada

PUBLISHED: 2016 CATEGORY: Adults TYPE: External Link End Polio Now (Rotary International)

End Polio Now (Rotary International)

Describes the work Rotary International and its partners have done in the global fight against polio.

Corporate Authors: Rotary International
Publisher: Rotary International

PUBLISHED: 2016 CATEGORY: Les fournisseurs de soins TYPE: External Link Guide canadien d'immunisation : Edition évolutive

Guide canadien d'immunisation : Edition évolutive

Le présent Guide (édition évolutive) contient des renseignements sur les agents immunisants disponibles au Canada et sur leur utilisation en vue de prévenir les maladies transmissibles.

Corporate Authors: Comité consultatif national de l'immunisation
Publisher: Agence de la santé publique du Canada

PUBLISHED: 2016 CATEGORY: Health care providers, Adults TYPE: External Link Photo Essays (Global Polio Eradication Initiative)

Photo Essays (Global Polio Eradication Initiative)

Contains photos of polio eradication initiatives, and includes photos of people with polio. (Warning: some images may be graphic and disturbing.)

Authors: Global Polio Eradication Initiative
Publisher: Global Polio Eradication Initiative

PUBLISHED: 2016 CATEGORY: Health care providers TYPE: External Link Vaccine coverage in Canadian children: Highlights from the 2013 childhood National Immunization Coverage Survey (cNICS)

Vaccine coverage in Canadian children: Highlights from the 2013 childhood National Immunization Coverage Survey (cNICS)

The 2013 Childhood National Immunization Coverage Survey (cNICS) is the largest national-level immunization coverage survey ever carried out in Canada. Results from the survey showed that the majority of Canadian children are immunized against vaccine-preventable diseases, but there is room to improve in keeping vaccinations up to date.

Corporate Authors: Public Health Agency of Canada
Publisher: Public Health Agency of Canada

PUBLISHED: 2014 CATEGORY: Adults TYPE: External Link Unprotected people reports

Unprotected people reports

Includes case reports, personal testimonies, newspaper and journal articles about people who have suffered or died from vaccine-preventable diseases.

Corporate Authors: Immunization Action Coalition
Publisher: Immunization Action Coalition

PUBLISHED: 2007 CATEGORY: Adults TYPE: PDFA personal story of polio

A personal story of polio

Features the personal story of a polio survivor and how she continues to suffer from Post Polio Syndrome.

Authors: Toone Joan
Corporate Authors: Canadian Coalition for Immunization Awareness & Promotion
Publisher: Canadian Coalition for Immunization Awareness & Promotion

PUBLISHED: 2007 CATEGORY: Parents, Adults TYPE: PDFGrandparents : polio could be just an airplane flight away

Grandparents : polio could be just an airplane flight away

Personal story of a polio survivor who describes the effects of the disease many years later. She cautions against becoming complacent about the seeming eradication of the disease and promotes childhood vaccinations against polio so that it will not return.

Authors: Donaldson Jean Wallace
Corporate Authors: Canadian Coalition for Immunization Awareness & Promotion
Publisher: Canadian Coalition for Immunization Awareness & Promotion