Adolescent ‘booster’ dose of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis (dTpa) vaccine - brochure

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Publication date: 
17 December 2019
Publication type: 
Intended audience: 
General public

The dTpa vaccine is a safe and effective way to help protect adolescents from diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis.

This brochure provides information on:

  • diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis diseases
  • how and why it’s important for adolescents to get vaccinated against diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis
  • how to find out if your child is immunised
  • the safety and effectiveness of the dTpa vaccine.