Learning Outcomes for Study Session 12

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

12.1  Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQs 12.1 and 12.3)

12.2  Describe the type of vaccines covered under the EPI and their schedule of administration. (SAQs 12.1 and 12.2)

12.3  Describe how to check for immunization status and when the child needs immunizing. (SAQs 12.1, 12.2 and 12.3)

12.4  List the contraindications to vaccine administration. (SAQs 12.1 and 12.2)

12.5  Describe the schedule of vitamin A administration and deworming for children. (SAQ 12.3)

Study Session 12  Immunization and Related Interventions

12.1  The Expanded Programme of Immunization