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When was the whooping cough immunization/vaccination introduced to people?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: EARLY 1930s

First used and was suscessful in controlling the Pertusses epidemic in early 1930sI in 1948 it was combined with diphtheria and tetanus as dpt vaccine which has been given to children even now and the formulation for adults is tdap

In brief: EARLY 1930s

First used and was suscessful in controlling the Pertusses epidemic in early 1930sI in 1948 it was combined with diphtheria and tetanus as dpt vaccine which has been given to children even now and the formulation for adults is tdap
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