Use of a Modified Preexposure Prophylaxis Vaccination Schedule to Prevent Human Rabies

Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices -- United States, 2022

Agam K. Rao, MD; Deborah Briggs, PhD; Susan M. Moore, PhD; Florence Whitehill, DVM; Doug Campos-Outcalt, MD; Rebecca L. Morgan, PhD; Ryan M. Wallace, DVM; José R. Romero, MD; Lynn Bahta, MPH; Sharon E. Frey, MD; Jesse D. Blanton, DrPH


Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 2022;71(18):619-627. 

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Future Research

Ongoing studies are needed to confirm long-term immunogenicity of the 2-dose PrEP series >3 years after the primary series. Studies are also needed to evaluate the frequency of and need for titer checks for persons in risk categories 1 and 2 and to examine efficacy of PrEP among immunocompromised persons.