Vaccines and Immunisation


TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
CDC Vaccine Research HIV/AIDS PreventionCare guideline
Research study
Webpage
Clinical trialCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
Health risk information sheet - VaccinesFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on PertussisWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Travel Health Disease MapPublic leafletUnspecifiedBBC Travel Health
Department of Health information on TuberculosisWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Department of Health information on SmallpoxWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Department of Health information on RubellaWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Health risk information sheet - PoliomyelitisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on PolioWeb directoryEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)
Health risk information sheet - Meningococcal meningitisFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Department of Health information on MumpsWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Department of Health information on InfluenzaWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Department of Health information on DiphtheriaWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)
Health risk information sheet - TetanusFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)
Vaccine coverageSurveillance dataEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)
Routine childhood immunisations from June 2013PolicyEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)04/07/2013
Seasonal InfluenzaWebpageEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)30/12/2010
Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type b) - NHS Immunisation websiteCare guideline
Web directory
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation Website12/04/2010
National Knowledge Service - TBBest practice
Care guideline
Webpage
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)10/02/2010
National Framework and supporting guidanceBest practiceEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)22/09/2009
MMR - NHS Immunisation websiteCare guideline
Web directory
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation Website24/07/2009
Diphtheria - NHS Immunisation website Care guideline
Web directory
UnspecifiedNHS Immunisation Website01/04/2009
Epidemiological data - MeaslesSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)27/02/2009
Blood Borne Viruses (BBVs) and Occupational Exposure Web directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/02/2009
Epidemiological data - Diphtheria notifications, deaths, and vaccine uptake rates 1985-1999Surveillance dataProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)22/02/2008
Epidemiological data - Hepatitis BSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)08/01/2008
Initial investigation and management of outbreaks and incidences of unusual illnesses - with particular reference to events that may be due to clinical, biological or radiological causes, including deliberate releaseBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)19/11/2007
Traveler's Health: Yellow Book Health Information for International Travel 2008Care guideline
Web directory
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)01/07/2007
MMR vaccine – Measles, Mumps and Rubella Web directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/07/2007
ImmunisationWeb directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2007
MeaslesWeb directoryUnspecifiedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2007
Hepatitis B: How to Protect your baby Factsheet
Public leaflet
Professional opinionDepartment of Health (DH)21/03/2007
Health Clearance for Serious Communicable Diseases: New Health Care Workers - Draft Guidance for Consultation ConsultationEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)16/03/2007
Data on Vaccine uptakeSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)22/12/2006
Microscopic-Observation Drug-Susceptibility Assay for the Diagnosis of TBBest practice
Journal article
Research study
Evidence citedThe New England Journal of Medicine12/10/2006
HPA menu page of Hepatitis B GuidelinesBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)04/10/2006
General Information about meningitis - NetdoctorFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor04/09/2006
Guidance for public health management of meningococcal disease in the UKBest practiceEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/08/2006
Childhood Immunisation: Guidance notes for professionalsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Promotion Agency (N. Ireland)01/08/2006
Amantadine and rimantadine for preventing and treating influenza A in adults (Review)Systematic reviewMeta analysisCochrane Library19/04/2006
Epidemiological Data - TetanusSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)11/04/2006
Tuberculosis Information SheetsPublic leafletEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)16/03/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Immunisation and VaccinationPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online14/03/2006
Influenza - Factsheet for Schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)07/02/2006
Smallpox (Lancet 2006;367:425-35)Journal article
Review
Evidence cited04/02/2006
General Information - Diphtheria Public leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)02/02/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - DiphtheriaPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online02/02/2006
Avian Influenza ("bird flu") - Fact sheetFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)01/02/2006
Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training Best practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)05/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Rubella (German measles)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online09/11/2005
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Yellow Fever (a tropical infectious disease)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online07/11/2005
Surveillance of polio in the UK (QSOP 31)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/11/2005
Operational Framework for stockpiling, distributing and using antiviral drugs in the event of pandemic influenza Best practiceProfessional opinion
Unspecified
Department of Health (DH)21/09/2005
Guidelines for the management of adult lower respiratory tract infections Best practice
Care guideline
Journal article
Systematic review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID)16/08/2005
General Information on Yellow FeverFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/08/2005
Influenza Immunisation Programme (2005/06)Web directoryEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)25/07/2005
Epidemiological data - Whooping cough PertussisSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)14/07/2005
Epidemiological data – Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)Surveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)14/07/2005
General Information about Pertussis - NetdoctorFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor06/07/2005
Immunizations - travel vaccinationsCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/07/2005
Epidemiological data – RubellaSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)23/06/2005
Epidemiological data - InfluenzaSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)07/06/2005
Disease Facts about InfluenzaPublic leafletEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Netdoctor01/06/2005
National Minimum Standards for Immunisation Training Best practice
Training
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2005
What is an exanthem?Public leafletProfessional opinionDermNet NZ29/05/2005
Mumps and the UK Epidemic 2005Surveillance data
Systematic review
Evidence citedBritish Medical Journal (BMJ)14/05/2005
General Information about RabiesPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2005
British HIV Association (BHIVA) treatment guidelines for TB/HIV infectionBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish HIV Association (BHIVA)01/02/2005
Polysaccharide vaccines for preventing serogroup A meningococcal meningitisSystematic reviewRCTCochrane Library17/11/2004
British HIV Association (BHIVA) Guidelines - HIV and Chronic Hepatitis: co-infection with HIV and Hepatitis B virus infectionBest practice
Care guideline
Clinical trial
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
British HIV Association (BHIVA)01/10/2004
Health risk information sheet - Yellow feverFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/10/2004
Surveillance and Epidemiology of TuberculosisSurveillance dataEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)23/09/2004
Tuberculosis - Factsheet for schools - Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)23/07/2004
General information about Pertussis (Whooping cough)FactsheetEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)02/07/2004
Compendium of Animal Rabies Prevention and Control, 2004: National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians, Inc. (NASPHV)Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
25/06/2004
Vaccine Uptake Data January - March 2004Surveillance dataEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)24/06/2004
Effectiveness of antibiotics in preventing meningococcal disease after a case: systematic reviewSystematic reviewEvidence citedBritish Medical Journal (BMJ)05/06/2004
PRODIGY Guidance - Immunizations - pneumococcal vaccineCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on RabiesBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on PolioBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
PRODIGY Guidance -Immunizations - childhood vaccination programmeCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on Hepatitis ABest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on Hepatitis BBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on TetanusBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin Handbook - chapter on DiphtheriaBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Immunoglobulin handbook - chapter on RubellaBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/06/2004
Clinical action cards to help GPs recognise new diseases and new threatsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)18/05/2004
Health risk information sheet - Hepatitis BFactsheetEvidence citedNational Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC)01/05/2004
WHO consultation on priority public health interventions before and during an influenza pandemicBest practice
Consultation
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)27/04/2004
Addendum to HSG(93)40: Protecting Health Care Workers and Patients from Hepatitis BBest practice
Policy
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/04/2004
General Information about Hepatitis BPublic leafletProfessional opinionNetdoctor01/04/2004
Rotavirus vaccine for preventing diarrhoea Systematic reviewRCTCochrane Library27/01/2004
Prevention and Treatment of Tuberculosis Among Patients Infected with HIVCare guidelineEvidence citedAIDS Info - US Department of Health and Human Services20/01/2004
MMR information packFactsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)01/01/2004
Guidelines for Smallpox Response and Management in the Post-Eradication EraBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)15/12/2003
Tetanus information for health professionals Best practice
Care guideline
Surveillance data
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)24/11/2003
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - PoliomyelitisPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online23/09/2003
Flu Campaign materialPublic leafletProfessional opinionDepartment of Health (DH)09/07/2003
HPA menu page on ZoonosesWeb directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/07/2003
The efficacy of influenza vaccination in elderly individuals. A randomized double blind placebo-controlled trialReviewRCTJournal of The American Medical Association (JAMA)16/06/2003
Effectiveness of neuraminidase inhibitors in treatment and prevention of influenza A and B: systematic review and meta-analyses of randomised controlled trials.Journal article
Systematic review
Meta analysis
RCT
British Medical Journal (BMJ)07/06/2003
WHO Factsheet on Meningococcal meningitisFactsheetProfessional opinionWorld Health Organization (WHO)01/05/2003
Guidelines on the management of communicable diseases in schools and nurseries Haemophilus Influenzae Infection (see comments a and b)Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)30/04/2003
Smallpox vaccination of regional response groupsBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)04/03/2003
Influenza Factsheet 211Factsheet
Public leaflet
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
World Health Organization (WHO)01/03/2003
Good Practice Guidelines for Renal Dialysis/Transplant Units: Prevention and Control of Blood-Borne Virus InfectionBest practiceEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)03/09/2002
Measles Mumps and Rubella Vaccine (MMR) 2002Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)30/04/2002
Guidelines on the management of, and exposure to rash illness in pregnancy (including consideration of relevant antibody screening programmes in pregnancy) Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/03/2002
Immunisation of the immunocompromised childBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
RCPCH01/02/2002
General information about German Measles (Rubella)Public leafletEvidence citedNetdoctor01/02/2002
PRODIGY Clinical Recommendation - Smallpox - deliberate releaseCare guidelineEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/11/2001
Travel Illness in British Package Holiday Tourists: Prospective Cohort StudyJournal article
Research study
Cohort studiesJournal of Infection01/08/2001
Even more on MMRSystematic reviewEvidence citedBandolier01/06/2001
Dengue and Other Emerging FlavivirusesJournal article
Review
Meta analysisJournal of Infection01/02/2001
Travel VaccinationsWebpageProfessional opinionNetdoctor16/01/2001
Health Information for Overseas travel - The Yellow BookBest practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)01/01/2001
Hepatitis B Infected Health Care Workers: Guidance on implementation of Health Service Circular 2000/020 Best practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)23/06/2000
Laboratory guidelines for the diagnosis of infections caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae and C. ulcerans.Care guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/12/99
Meningococcal infection - Factsheet for Schools – Wired for HealthFactsheetProfessional opinionHealth Protection Agency (HPA)10/03/99
Acellular vaccines for preventing whooping cough in children (Cochrane Review)Systematic reviewMeta analysisCochrane Library09/06/98
Guidance for Clinical Health Care Workers: Protection against infection with blood-borne viruses Best practiceEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)15/04/98
Vaccines for preventing plague (Review)Systematic reviewEvidence citedCochrane Library26/01/98
Exposure to hepatitis B virus: guidance on post-exposure prophylaxisBest practice
Journal article
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)14/08/92