immunisation


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Noun1.immunisation - the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)immunisation - the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)
protection - the activity of protecting someone or something; "the witnesses demanded police protection"
inoculation, vaccination - taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease
sensitising, sensitizing, sensitisation, sensitization - rendering an organism sensitive to a serum by a series of injections
Translations
تَحْصين، إكْساب مناعَه
bólusetning, ónæmisaîgerî

immune

(iˈmjuːn) adjective
(with to or from) protected against, or naturally resistant to, eg a disease. immune to measles; immune from danger.
imˈmunity noun
ˈimmunize, ˈimmunise (ˈimju-) verb
to make immune to a disease, especially by an injection of a weak form of the disease.
ˌimmuniˈzation, ˌimmuniˈsation noun
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Understanding the factors that contribute to immunisation declines for children is important to achieve the Ministry of Health's (MOH) target of 95 percent of all eight-month-old infants fully immunised (MOH, 2015).
The Director General Health Ministry of National Health Services Regulations and Coordination, said, "A strong immunisation system is an integral part of a well-functioning health system.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 1, 2017-African Heads of State commit to universal access to immunisation
M2 PHARMA-February 1, 2017-African Heads of State commit to universal access to immunisation
Immunisation is recognised to be one the best strategies for ensuring child health.
Queensland children and young people with complex immunisation needs will have access to greater protection against life-threatening vaccine-preventable diseases, following the launch today of a new specialist immunisation service.
1] Despite advances in expanding immunisation services, coverage remains suboptimal in many areas.
Primary immunisation status of children in slums areas of South Delhi--The challenge of reaching urban poor.
The Ministry of Health has announced the launch of a new rotavirus vaccine as part of the national immunisation programme.
More than one third (39 per cent) rated the quality of information they are given as average, poor or extremely poor and almost half said they didn't get enough information from their practice nurse about what to expect after immunisation.
Dubai The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) will soon license certain private clinics to offer vaccinations to children as the national immunisation programme tries to maximise its reach.