About Pertussis OutbreaksPertussis outbreaks are common in the United States. The primary goal of outbreak control is the protect infants from disease and death...
Pertussis Outbreak TrendsRates of pertussis vary from state to state and year to year...
Questions & AnswersFind articles about pertussis outbreaks and resources for outbreak response...
Resources & PublicationsFind articles about pertussis outbreaks and resources for outbreak response...
Postexposure Antimicrobial ProphylaxisThe primary objective of PEP should be to prevent death and serious complications from pertussis in individuals at increased risk of severe disease...
Guidelines for the Control of Pertussis OutbreaksThis historic document was written to help guide public health officials and healthcare workers in their efforts to prevent the spread of pertussis...
CDC Commentary: Considerations for Antimicrobial Prophylaxis After Exposure to Pertussis
Stay up-to-date on when to use antimicrobial prophylaxis after someone is exposed to pertussis.
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