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Vaccines and your child

Greenwich Pediatrics has posted a list of the vaccines your child will receive on their scheduled well visit appointment here.

American Academy of Pediatrics Immunization Information

Keep up to date with Immunizations
Visit the Academy of Pediatrics Site

 Vaccine Education Center

Learn about vaccines at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s Vaccine Education Center.
Visit the Vaccine Education Center

 

Vaccine Benefits

The Benefits of Vaccines – How vaccines have impacted disease over the years

DISEASEVACCINE INTRODUCTION DATE(S)PRE-VACCINE CASES/DEATHS EST. ANNUALPOST-VACCINE CASES//DEATHS EST. ANNUAL
Diptheria1928, 194321,053/1,8220/0
Pertussis (Whooping Cough)1914-1941200,752 / 4,03415,632 / 27
Tetanus1933-1949580 / 47241 / 4
Measles1960s530,217 / 44055 / 0
Mumps1940s, 1967162,344 / 396,584 / 0
Rubella196947,745 / 1711/ 0
Hepatitis A1995117,333 / 13715,298 / 18
Hepatitis B1981, 1986 66,232 / 23713,169 / 47
H I B 1985, 1987,199020,000 / 1,000<50 / <5
Varicella19954,085,120 / 105612,768 / 19