Two Children Die After Administering DPT Injection
Two children died in two Bihar villages soon after being administered DPT
(diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus) injection Saturday. About 100 kids were reportedly ill// after the dosage.
According to official sources, the deaths took place in Khaira and Sahar villages in Bhojpur district, abou...
Mobile Massage Team Announces Eleven New Therapist Members in the Northeast U.S. Region
...itute . Ms. Fernandez specializes in deep tissue massage and also works at a chiropractic office in Philadelphia.
- Alice Heffner, a graduate of dpt
Business School in Philadelphia. Ms. Heffner specializes in deep tissue massage and hydrotherapy.
- Frank Helleis, a graduate of Cortiva Institu...
Tx Xchange Launches Web-Based Solution for Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Providers to Address Demands of Healthcare Consumerism
...ursement environment," said Barnes.
Tx Xchange (pronounced "treatment exchange") was founded in 2006 in Boulder, CO by Mark Barnes, dpt
and Jonathan Epstein. With its web-based rehabilitative care software platform, the company is successfully addressing the significant clinical, busin...
Aegis Therapies and Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions Announce Scholarship Recipients
...therapy (DPT) or the transitional doctor of occupational
therapy (OTD) degree program in February.
Aegis employees who received scholarships for the dpt
program are: Mary
Brown, Trussville, Ala.; Steve Schowengerdt, Independence, Mo.; and Donna
Diedrich, Fort Mill, S.C.
Scholarship recipients for the...
Experts Stresses the Need for National Vaccination Policy
...began in 1978, the BCG vaccination was administered at birth. It included a dpt
vaccine for diphtheria, whooping cough and tetanus.
The tetanus immunization begins with pregnant women and the first dpt
dose is generally give to the baby at the age of one month, followed by dos...
Nigerian Programme Increases Polio Immunisation
...initiative aims to counter these beliefs and provides supplemental health benefits such as vitamin A, de-worming tablets and vaccinations for measles, dpt
(diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus) as well as oral polio vaccine (OPV).
"The IPDs have really increased acceptance of immunisation," said Musta...
Outbreaks of Whooping Cough Contributed by Vaccine Exemptions
...s, and potentially fatal, to babies and young children.
Although childhood vaccination with the combined diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis or the dpt
vaccine can prevent whooping cough, the rate of infection in the U.S. has been steadily rising in recent years.
According to Dr. Daniel A. Salmon...
Remarkable Progress In Development Of Vaccines
...n schedules of the already-developed vaccines, in response to the development in certain diseases. It was explained that a booster dose of an improved dpt
vaccine is now being recommended for teens and adults every 10 years, for preventing pertussis, or whooping cough, which has been on the rise since th...
DFB Pharmaceuticals Appoints Maxwell Lea to Vice President Business Development and Corporate Finance
...arketing of branded pharmaceuticals, over-the-counter drugs, and biotech drugs for wound care indications since 1992. Pharmaceutical Services includes dpt
Laboratories, Ltd., a Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) and industry source for semi-solid and liquid development and manufac...
DFB Sells Coria Labs to Valeant Pharmaceuticals
...d Coria Laboratories, Ltd., focusing on
dermatology and treatments of diseases that affect the skin, hair, and
nails. Pharmaceutical Services includes dpt
Laboratories, Ltd., a Contract
Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) and industry source for
semi-solid and liquid development and manufac...