Recommended immunization schedule for children and adolescents: the Korean Pediatric Society, 2013

Department of Pediatrics, Chonbuk National University Medical School, Jeonju, Korea.
Korean Journal of Pediatrics 06/2013; 56(6):231-234. DOI: 10.3345/kjp.2013.56.6.231
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This article contains the recommended immunization schedule by the Committee on Infectious Diseases of the Korean Pediatric Society, updated in March 2013, when Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine is now included in the National Immunization Program in Korea. It also includes catch-up immunization schedule for children and adolescents who are behind the recommended schedule. These schedules are a minor revision of the corresponding parts of Immunization Guideline, 7th edition, of the Korean Pediatric Society, released in 2012. Pediatricians should be aware of these schedules to provide adequate immunization to Korean children and adolescents.

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