Clinical quiz

Test your knowledge – vaccination



Australia has an enviably high rate of vaccination, but the community still has a surprising amount of ambivalence about the benefits. Doctors need to be well informed if they are to address parents’ concerns effectively.

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Question 1
    Which diseases do the combined DTPa vaccines cover?
    a. diphtheria, tuberculosis and polio
    b. diphtheria, tetanus and polio
    c. diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis
    d. diphtheria, tetanus and pneumococcal disease
    e. diphtheria, tuberculosis and pneumococcal disease

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