"Pertussis Vaccine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A suspension of killed Bordetella pertussis organisms, used for immunization against pertussis (WHOOPING COUGH). It is generally used in a mixture with diphtheria and tetanus toxoids (DTP). There is an acellular pertussis vaccine prepared from the purified antigenic components of Bordetella pertussis, which causes fewer adverse reactions than whole-cell vaccine and, like the whole-cell vaccine, is generally used in a mixture with diphtheria and tetanus toxoids. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Pertussis Vaccine".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Pertussis Vaccine".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pertussis Vaccine" by people in this website by year, and whether "Pertussis Vaccine" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.
|Year||Major Topic||Minor Topic||Total|
To return to the timeline, click here.
Below are the most recent publications written about "Pertussis Vaccine" by people in Profiles.
da Silva Antunes R, Soldevila F, Pomaznoy M, Babor M, Bennett J, Tian Y, Khalil N, Qian Y, Mandava A, Scheuermann RH, Cortese M, Pulendran B, Petro CD, Gilkes AP, Purcell LA, Sette A, Peters B. A system-view of Bordetella pertussis booster vaccine responses in adults primed with whole-cell versus acellular vaccine in infancy. JCI Insight. 2021 04 08; 6(7).
Guinto-Ocampo H, Bennett JE, Attia MW. Predicting pertussis in infants. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2008 Jan; 24(1):16-20.