profilassi vaccinali

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10:05 Feb 23, 2018
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Health Care /
Italian term or phrase: profilassi vaccinali
Hello, I am unsure on how to exactly translate the term stated: "vaccination prophylaxis" or simply "vaccinations/vaccines".

How would this best be rendered?

TIA


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Con decreto del Ministro della difesa adottato di concerto con il Ministro della salute sono approvati i protocolli sanitari di cui al comma 1 che recano altresì l'indicazione analitica degli adempimenti riferiti alle modalità di somministrazione dei vaccini, quali quelli di comporre il quadro anamnestico del paziente prima di iniziare le profilassi vaccinali e di registrare su apposita documentazione, anche elettronica, riferita a ciascun militare tutte le profilassi vaccinali adottate nei suoi confronti.
Vincent Lemma
Italy
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3prophylactic vaccination
liz askew
3prophylactic vaccine
Cedric Randolph


  

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prophylactic vaccine


Explanation:
Vaccines can be prophylactic (example: to prevent or ameliorate the effects of a future infection by a natural or "wild" pathogen), or therapeutic (e.g., vaccines against cancer are being investigated). The administration of vaccines is called vaccination. [FOUND ON GOOGLE]

Cedric Randolph
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prophylactic vaccination


Explanation:
www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(01)20855-1/fulltext
PROPHYLACTIC VACCINATION AGAINST YELLOW FEVER. Published: 23 July 1932. PROPHYLACTIC VACCINATION AGAINST YELLOW FEVER. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(01)20855-1. Please go to ScienceDirect to view the PDF ...
Optimal prophylactic vaccination in segregated populations: When can ...
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S175543651...
by MJ Keeling - ‎2015 - ‎Cited by 5 - ‎Related articles
Allocating prophylactic vaccination in a segregated population is a key issue. •. The equalising strategy (ES) has been proposed as an optimal means of vaccination. •. However, the ES only holds for density-dependent transmission,. •. We consider more realistic types of transmission and show the ES can be improved.

before initiating prophylactic vaccination


would read more naturally than


before initiating prophylactic vaccines

liz askew
United Kingdom
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