oa South African Medical Journal - Active immunization against poliomyelitis - a review
|Article Title||Active immunization against poliomyelitis - a review|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Senior Government Pathologist, Cape Town and Adviser in Pathology to the Union Department of Health|
|Publication Date||Sep 1955|
|Pages||833 - 844|
|Keyword(s)||Active immunisation, Cause of accidents, Epidemiology, Field trial, Immunology, Poliomyelitis, Public health, USA events, Vaccine and Virology|
Despite the recent unfortunate accidents with poliomyelitis vaccine in the USA, it is now possible to manufacture consistently a 'killed' formolized vaccine which can be proved by adequate tests, carried out on every batch before issue, to be safe beyond all reasonable doubt.
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