After the Shots: What to Do If Your Child Has Discomfort
This one-page handout uses a question and answer format to educate parents and other caregivers about what to do if a child experiences discomfort after receiving a vaccination. It provides advice about checking for fever, and how to reduce fever, pain, and swelling. A checklist is included to help parents identify those symptoms for which a doctor should be called.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.