• OCTOBER 30, 2020

    Thailand Rabies Pre and Post Exposure Prophylaxis Vaccination Schedule

    Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) PrEP is recommended for individuals who are at high risk of exposure to rabies because of their occupation, travel or residence in an endemic setting with limited access to timely, adequate Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP). Schedule for PrEP vaccination as a table below; Table1: Rabies Pre-Exposure Vaccination schedule from Thai rabies’s guideline **Remark:

    • OCTOBER 20, 2020

    Rabies situation in Thailand 1988-2020 (as Sep 19, 2020)

    In 2020, there are three death rabies cases report from Nong Khai, Srakaew and Srisaket province. Ref: http://www.boe.moph.go.th

    • OCTOBER 12, 2019

    Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoid Vaccine Immunization Schedule

    At present, Advisory Committee on Immunization Practice (ACIP) recommends Td vaccine instead of tetanus toxoid vaccination to protect against diphtheria, since diphtheria spread again especially in adults. Vaccination against tetanus for who has injury that may be contaminated with tetanus bacteria.  At present, there is always recommended Td (or DT or DTP, if children less

    • SEPTEMBER 28, 2019

    Louis Pasteur and Rabies Vaccine

    28 September is World Rabies Day and also memorializes the anniversary of Louis Pasteur’s death. Before he developed the first rabies vaccine, he discovered the food safety pasteurization process and  prevented new silkworm eggs process in silk industry. His discovery of the germ theory of disease leaded him to discover the anthrax vaccine and other