Polio Information For Health Professionals
Clinical features and epidemiology
- Poliomyelitis: Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases
Poliomyelitis chapter in the CDC's Pink Book on vaccine-preventable diseases.
- Polio Photos
Images of people affected by polio from CDC. Warning: Graphic medical images.
- Reporting Polio
All cases of polio must be reported to the Minnesota Department of Health.
- Polio Vaccine Product Information and VIS
Generic nameManufacturerPrescribing informationVIS
Inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) Sanofi Pasteur IPOL Polio VIS
Diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis and inactivated polio vaccine (DTaP-IPV)
GlaxoSmithKline Kinrix Your Child's First Vaccines (Multiple Vaccines VIS)
- Ask the Experts: Polio Vaccine
Experts from the CDC answer challenging questions about vaccines and their administration.
ACIP Recommendations and MMWR reports
- Polio ACIP Vaccine Recommendations
CDC listing of recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP).