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Whooping Cough (Pertussis) - Fact Sheet for Parents


Description

This consumer fact sheet presents information on the symptoms of pertussis, as well as the benefits and risks of vaccination. The fact sheet is also available in Spanish.
 
Links to the Tool:
This tool is available at: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/pertussis/fs-parents.html
The PDF version of this tool is available at: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/pertussis/downloads/PL-dis-pertussis-color-office.pdf (If you don't have the software to open this PDF, download free Adobe Acrobat ReaderĀ® software External Web Site Policy.)
The Spanish version of this tool is available at: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/pertussis/fs-parents-sp.html
The Spanish PDF version of this tool is available at: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/pertussis/downloads/PL-dis-pertussis-color-office-sp.pdf

Developer

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Department of Health and Human Services

Funding Sources

American Academy of Family Physicians; American Academy of Pediatrics; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


QualityTool Topic

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History

  • Release Date: 10/2013
  • Original Summary: 12/2013
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Last updated: February 12, 2014.