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Table 1 Vaccination schedule for children aged 0–11 months in Cameroon [20]

From: Vaccination of infants aged 0 to 11 months at the Yaounde Gynaeco-obstetric and pediatric hospital in Cameroon: how complete and how timely?

Contacts Age Vaccine Route of administration Preventable diseases
1st contact At birth BCG Intradermal Tuberculosis
OPV 0 Oral Poliomyelitis
2nd contact 6 weeks DTP-HepB-Hib 1 Intramuscular Diphteria, Tetanus,
Pertussis,Infection due to
Haemophilus Influenzae
type b, Hepatitis B
OPV 1 Oral Poliomyelitis
Pneumo 13–1
(PCV)
Intramuscular Pneumococcal infections
ROTA 1 Oral Rotavirus Diarrhoea
3rd contact 10 weeks DTP-HepB-Hib 2 Intramuscular Diphteria, Tetanus,
Pertussis,Infection due to
Haemophilus Influenzae
type b, Hepatitis B
OPV 2 Oral Poliomyelitis
Pneumo 13–2
ROTA 2
Intramuscular
Oral
Pneumococcal infections
Rotavirus Diarrhoea
4th contact 14 weeks DTP-HepB-Hib 3 Intramuscular Diphteria, Tetanus,
Pertussis,Infection due to
Haemophilus Influenzae
type b, Hepatitis B
OPV 3
IPV
Oral
Intramuscular
Poliomyelitis
Pneumo 13–3 Intramuscular Pneumococcal infections
5th contact 6 to 11
months
Vit A Oral  
At 9 months MR Subcutaneous Measles, Rubella
YF Subcutaneous Yellow fever