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Abbreviations used in this report
|ACIP||Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices|
|ap||acellular pertussis vaccine (without tetanus and diphtheria toxoids)|
|B. bronchiseptica||Bordetella bronchiseptica|
|B. holmesii||Bordetella holmesii|
|B. parapertussis||Bordetella parapertussis|
|B. pertussis||Bordetella pertussis|
|C. diphtheriae||Corynebacterium diphtheriae|
|C. tetani||Clostridium tetani|
|C. ulcerans||Corynebacterium ulcerans|
|CSTE||Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists|
|DFA||direct fluorescent antibody|
|DT||pediatric diphtheria and tetanus toxoids vaccine|
|DTaP||pediatric diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine|
|DTP||pediatric diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and whole cell pertussis vaccine|
|ELISA||enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay|
|ELS||extensive limb swelling|
|FDA||Food and Drug Administration|
|GMC||geometric mean antibody concentration|
|GMT||geometric mean titer|
|HIV||human immunodeficiency virus|
|IOM||Institute of Medicine|
|Lf||limit of flocculation unit|
|MCV4||tetravalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine|
|MDPH||Massachusetts Department of Public Health|
|MPHBL||Massachusetts Public Health Biologic Laboratories|
|NNDSS||National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System|
|NHANES||National Health and Nutritional Examination Survey|
|PCR||polymerase chain reaction|
|PPD||tuberculin purified protein derivative|
|QALY||quality adjusted life year|
|SAE||serious adverse event|
|SPSS||Supplemental Pertussis Surveillance System|
|Tdap||tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis vaccine|
|Td||adult tetanus and diphtheria toxoids vaccine|
|TIG||tetanus immune globulin|
|TIV||trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine|
|TT||tetanus toxoid vaccine|
|VAERS||Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System|
|VICP||Vaccine Injury Compensation Program|
Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Pertussis Working Group
Chair: Jon Abramson, MD, Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Members: Guthrie Birkhead, MD, Albany, New York; Karen Broder, MD, Atlanta, Georgia; Dennis Brooks, MD, Baltimore, Maryland; Angela Calugar, MD, Atlanta, Georgia; Richard Clover, MD, Louisville, Kentucky; James Cheek, MD, Albuquerque, New Mexico; Margaret Cortese, MD, Atlanta, Georgia; Shelly Deeks, MD, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Lorraine Duncan, Portland, Oregon; Geoffrey Evans, MD, Rockville, Maryland; Theresa Finn, PhD, Rockville, Maryland; Stanley Gall, MD, Louisville, Kentucky; Steve Gordon, MD, Cleveland, Ohio; Janet Gilsdorf, MD, Ann Arbor, Michigan; John Iskander, MD, Atlanta, Georgia; David Klein, PhD, Bethesda, Maryland; Katrina Kretsinger, MD, Atlanta, Georgia; Susan Lett, MD, Boston, Massachusetts; Sara Long, MD, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Bruce Meade, PhD, Rockville, Maryland; Julie Morita, MD, Chicago, Illinois; Trudy Murphy, MD, Atlanta, Georgia; Stephen Phillips, DO, Falls Church, Virginia; Margaret Rennels, MD, Baltimore, Maryland; Robert Scalettar, MD, North Haven, Connecticut; William Schaffner, MD, Nashville, Tennessee; Ann Schwartz, MD, Rockville Maryland; Barbara Slade, MD, Atlanta, Georgia; Tejpratap Tiwari, MD, Atlanta, Georgia; Gregory Wallace, MD, Atlanta, Georgia.
Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
Membership List, June 2005
Chairman: Myron J. Levin, MD, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado.
Executive Secretary: Larry K. Pickering, MD, Senior Advisor to the Director, National Immunization Program, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia.
Members: Jon S. Abramson, MD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; Ban Mishu Allos, MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee; Guthrie S. Birkhead, MD, New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York; Judith Campbell, MD, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; Reginald Finger, MD, Focus on the Family, Colorado Springs, Colorado; Janet R. Gilsdorf, MD, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Tracy Lieu, MD, Harvard Pilgram Healthcare and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; Edgar K. Marcuse, MD, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington; Julie Morita, MD, Chicago Department of Public Health, Chicago, Illinois; Gregory A. Poland, MD, Mayo Medical School, Rochester, Minnesota; John B. Salamone, National Italian American Foundation, Washington, D.C.; Patricia, Stinchfield, MS, Children's Hospitals and Clinics, St. Paul, Minnesota; John J. Treanor, MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York; and Robin J. Womeodu, MD, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, Tennessee.
Ex-Officio Members: James E. Cheek, MD, Indian Health Service, Albuquerque, New Mexico; Wayne Hachey, DO, Department of Defense, Falls Church, Virginia; Geoffrey S. Evans, MD, Health Resources and Services Administration, Rockville, Maryland; Bruce Gellin, MD, National Vaccine Program Office, Washington, DC; Linda Murphy, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, Maryland; George T. Curlin, MD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland; Norman Baylor, PhD, Office of Vaccines Research Review, Rockville, Maryland; Kristin Lee Nichol, MD, Department of Veterans Affairs, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Liaison Representatives: Jonathan Temte, MD, Madison, Wisconsin, Richard D. Clover, MD, Louisville, Kentucky, American Academy of Family Physicians; Margaret Rennels, MD, Baltimore, Maryland, Carol Baker, MD, Houston, Texas, American Academy of Pediatrics; Andrea Gelzer, MD, Hartford, Connecticut, America's Health Insurance Plans; James C. Turner, MD, Charlottesville, Virginia, American College Health Association; Stanley Gall, MD, Louisville, Kentucky, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists; Kathleen M. Neuzil, MD, Seattle, Washington, American College of Physicians; Litjen Tan, PhD, Chicago, Illinois, American Medical Association; Stephan L. Foster, PharmD, Memphis, Tennessee, American Pharmacists Association; W. Paul McKinney, MD, Louisville, Kentucky, Association of Teachers of Preventive Medicine; Clement Lewin, PhD, Orange, Connecticut, Biotechnology Industry Organization; Monika Naus, MD, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Canadian National Advisory Committee on Immunization; Steve Gordon, MD, Cleveland, Ohio, Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee, Samuel L. Katz, MD, Durham, North Carolina, and William Schaffner, MD, Nashville, Tennessee, Infectious Diseases Society of America; David M. Salisbury, MD, London, United Kingdom, London Department of Health; Nancy Bennett, MD, Rochester, New York, National Association of County and City Health Officials; David A. Neumann, PhD, Alexandria, Virginia, National Coalition for Adult Immunization; Romeo Rodriguez, Mexico City, Mexico, National Immunization Council and Child Health Program; Dennis A. Brooks, MD, Baltimore, Maryland, National Medical Association; Charles Helms, MD, Iowa City, Iowa, National Vaccine Advisory Committee; Amy B. Middleman, MD, Houston, Texas, Society for Adolescent Medicine; Damian A. Braga, MBA, Swiftwater, Pennsylvania, Peter Paradiso, PhD, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America.
Preventing Tetanus, Diphtheria, and
Pertussis Among Adolescents: Use of Tetanus Toxoid, Reduced
Diphtheria Toxoid and Acellular Pertussis Vaccines: Recommendations
of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
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