Immunizations Schedule 2004

Selekman, Janice
March 2004
Pediatric Nursing;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p156
Academic Journal
The article reports that The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released the Recommended Childhood and Adolescent Immunization Schedule for the year 2004. There are minimal changes from 2003. with more clarification provided. Some of the updated features of the 2004 schedule are; First, the last dose of the Hepatitis B vaccine should not be administered before 24 weeks of age, and second, healthcare providers are reminded to provide Vaccine Information Statements to all patients receiving vaccines.


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