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About Pertussis Outbreaks

Pertussis outbreaks are common in the United States. The primary goal of outbreak control is to protect infants from disease and death...

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Pertussis Outbreak Trends

Rates of pertussis vary from state to state and year to year...

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Questions & Answers

Find articles about pertussis outbreaks and resources for outbreak response...

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Resources & Publications

Find articles about pertussis outbreaks and resources for outbreak response...

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Postexposure Antimicrobial Prophylaxis (PEP)

The primary objective of PEP should be to prevent death and serious complications from pertussis in individuals at increased risk of severe disease...

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Guidelines for the Control of Pertussis Outbreaks

This historic document was written to help guide public health officials and healthcare workers in their efforts to prevent the spread of pertussis...





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