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Hexavalent vaccine: Fewer injections, more protection

Hexavalent vaccine: Fewer injections, more protection

Allergy And ImmunologyPaediatrics
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About this course

Childhood immunisation is key to protecting children against vaccine-preventable diseases. A hexavalent vaccine helps to protect children against six of these diseases.

The goal of this learning activity is to provide doctors with a concise review of the efficacy and safety of hexavalent vaccines. Upon completing this module, participants will have a better understanding of the following aspects:

  • Diseases covered by the hexavalent vaccine
  • Efficacy of the hexavalent vaccine against each disease
  • Safety of the hexavalent vaccine in full-term and pre-term infants

CPD Reviewer:

Dr Cheang Hon Kit
Consultant Paediatrician & Neonatologist
Hospital Lam Wah Ee

Who should participate:



Please read thoroughly & understand the module before attempting the assessment questions.

Terms & Conditions:
  • Participants must obtain a minimum score of 8/10 (80%) to be awarded 1 point.
  • MIMS Education and MIMS Medica shall not be responsible or liable for the outcome of your CPD points.
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