AEFI

AcronymDefinition
AEFIAdverse Events Following Immunization
AEFIAsociación Española de Farmacéuticos de la Industria
AEFIAssociazione Esposizioni e Fiere Italiane (Italian: Italian Exhibition and Trade Fair Association)
AEFIAdverse Effect Following Immunization
AEFIAssociation des Etudiants Francophones de Iasi (Romania)
AEFIAcute Esophageal Food Impaction
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Immunization and AEFI resource persons from WHO - Doctors Madhava Ram Balakrishnan and Ananda Amarasinghe -- will also join the experts in the mission.
Results obtained through active surveillance were compared with the results from the existing routine passive AEFI reporting system integrated into the Expanded Program on Immunization (EPI), which was established in the late 1970s to ensure that infants/children and mothers have access to routinely recommended vaccines.
It is especially important to follow the patients who were frequent or long-lasting hospitalized, small aged, and who experienced AEFI.
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Coincidental events can also trigger an AEFI in groups of vaccinees and should also be considered.
According to the Act, a physician who recognizes or suspects the occurrence of AEFI is required, within 24 hours after concluding the suspicion, to notify the State Sanitary Inspector of the suspected case [3].
A number of methods have been used to identify AEFI in the adolescent population.
La t de Student se calculo como se indica en las ecuaciones que se muestran a continuacion, y se tomo a un nivel de significancia de [alfa] = 0,05 y 4 grados de libertad (Miller y Miller, 1993; AEFI, 2001).
Thus, the detection of yellow fever viral RNA by RT-PCR testing before postvaccination day 3 or after day 13 could represent wild-type infection (acquired either before vaccination or later if there is vaccine failure) or yellow fever vaccine-associated viscerotropic disease (YEL-AVD), a rare but serious AEFI in which the vaccine-derived virus proliferates in multiple organs after primary vaccination.
Zahid Pervaiz also urged the EDOs to strictly follow the stipulated SOPs, especially those relating to AEFI medicines.
AEFI is a medical incident that takes place after an immunization that causes concern and is believed to be caused by immunization.