Pertussis Causes, Symptoms and its Treatment & Prevention.
Immunization Action Coalition -
Photograph of child suffering from
whooping cough which may be used for displays, brochures, posters, color
prints, and presentations.
MedlinePlus: Whooping Cough -
Easy to understand information for patients on whooping cough including
symptoms, causes, diagnosis, prevention and treatment.
Directory of articles, news, and factsheets.
Fact Sheet -
Pertussis (Whooping Cough) -
Symptoms, potential complications, how it is spread, who gets
it, treatment, and prevention. By the Seattle and King County.
Provides general information, signs and
symptoms, and treatments. Includes a guide as to when to call a doctor.
Sanger Centre :
Bordetella Pertussis -
Project performed in collaboration with Duncan Maskell and Andrew
Preston of the Centre for Veterinary Science, Dept. of
Clinical Veterinary medicine, The University of Cambridge. Currently involved
in sequencing the 3.88 Mb genome of Bordetella pertussis, the causative agent
of whooping cough.
General information about whooping cough and vaccination.
on whooping cough or varicella: therapies and vaccination.