Exam For 2010 Immunization Quiz Questions

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Exam For 2010 Immunization Quiz Questions

Vaccination protects children from serious illness and complications of vaccine-preventable diseases. Every parent is actually called upon to have their children vaccinated against different diseases. As a medical practitioner do you know what immunizations to give? Take the test below and see if you are ready for the immunization exam.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is true of Hepatitis B immunization?
    • A. 

      Selected newborns are to be given the monovalent HBV vaccine.

    • B. 

      HBIG may be given on the second week if the mother is later found to be HBsAg(+)

    • C. 

      If mother is HBsAg(+), HBV and HBIG must be given within 12 hours after birth

    • D. 

      If mother's HBsAg status is unknown, only HBV is given after 12 hours of birth

  • 2. 
    After the HBV birth dose, which one is correct?
    • A. 

      The HBV series must be completed using only the monovalent variety.

    • B. 

      The second dose is given at 1 or 2 months.

    • C. 

      After age 6 weeks, only the monovalent type is to be used.

    • D. 

      Infants born to HBsAg(+) mothers must be tested one month after birth.

  • 3. 
    Which one is true of the Rotavirus vaccine?
    • A. 

      The minimum age for first administration is 6 weeks old.

    • B. 

      The maximum age for the final dose is 12 months and 0 days.

    • C. 

      If Rotarix is administered at ages 2 and 4 months, a dose at 6 months is indicated.

    • D. 

      The maximum age for the first dose is 16 weeks and 6 days

  • 4. 
    Which one is true of DTaP?
    • A. 

      The Diphtheria component is notorious for causing adverse reactions

    • B. 

      The final dose in the series is given at 4 to 6 years old

    • C. 

      DTaP is used by the DOH as routine public vaccine

    • D. 

      The minimum age to start is at birth

  • 5. 
    Which one is true?
    • A. 

      The minimum age to start for HiB vaccination is 8 weeks.

    • B. 

      Main purpose of HiB immunization is to protect against pneumonia.

    • C. 

      Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine is started at age 2 years.

    • D. 

      Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine is started at age 4 weeks.

  • 6. 
    Which one is true?
    • A. 

      IPV is safer than OPV

    • B. 

      IPV is given immediately after birth

    • C. 

      Two drops of IPV are given P.O.

    • D. 

      Third dose of IPV is given at age 3 years

  • 7. 
    Which one is true?
    • A. 

      MMR is started at age 6 months

    • B. 

      The minimum starting age for Varicella vaccine is 12 months

    • C. 

      Trivalent inactivated flu vaccine is started at age 15 months.

    • D. 

      Hepatitis A vaccine is given two doses 12 months apart

  • 8. 
    Which vaccine can be given safely during pregnancy?
    • A. 

      Measles

    • B. 

      Mumps & Rubella

    • C. 

      Varicella

    • D. 

      Influenza

  • 9. 
    How many doses of Varicella vaccine are recommended for adults?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 10. 
    Which one is recommended about Pneumonia vaccine?
    • A. 

      1 dose is given starting age 65 years

    • B. 

      3 doses are to be given before age 65 years

    • C. 

      Re-vaccination is recommended every 5 years

    • D. 

      4 doses are to be given before age 65 years

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