Vaccine safety: Resources for health professionals on surveillance, reporting and regulation

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The safety of vaccines is carefully monitored, starting early in product development and continuing for as long as a vaccine is used. The following resources detail:

  • what is done before and after vaccines are approved for use
  • what is known about the benefits and safety of specific vaccines

Adverse events following immunization (AEFI)

Canadian Immunization Guide

Causality assessments

Vaccine regulation

Vaccine safety surveillance and reporting

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