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Synonyms for habituation

being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs)

a general accommodation to unchanging environmental conditions

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Only Anglesey and Gwynedd achieved the 95% target for vaccines against diphtheria, tetanus, polio, Meningitis C and haemophilus influenzae type B in the six months between January and June of 2004.
Decline of Haemophilus influenzae type b disease in a region of high risk; impact of passive and active immunization.
The provision of haemophilus influenza type b, meningococcal C vaccine (Hib/Men C) to be used as part of the national childhood immunisation programme and deliveries will be required over a period of 2 years with an option to extend for up to an additional 24 months.
We determined serum polysaccharide IgG antibody concentrations against Hib using a Haemophilus influenzae type b IgG ELISA kit (IBL International, Hamburg, Germany) according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Prospective surveillance of Haemophilus influenzae type b disease in Dallas County, Texas, and in Minnesota.
Only 12 under-fives had Haemophilus influenzae type b last year, 99 per cent fewer than in 1992.
Q We routinely test our Haemophilus influenzae isolated from sterile sources for beta-lactamase production.
By far the most difficult aspect of the schedule are the 4 separate vaccines administered at 6, 10 and 14 weeks respectively: oral polio vaccine (OPV), hepatitis B vaccine (HBV), Hib for Haemophilus influenzae type B, a leading cause of meningitis in Africa (Hib), and the familiar combination vaccine diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus (DPT), targeting diphtheria, whooping cough and tetanus in a single injection.
to immunize against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, and Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) -
Both Haemophilus influenzae and Streptococcus pneumoniae can establish residence in the upper respiratory tract either separately or together.
Children, accompanied by a parent or legal guardian, will be inoculated against polio (DTaP), measles, mumps and rubella (MMR), haemophilus influenzae type B (HiB), tetanus diphtheria (TD), hepatitis A and hepatitis B.
The most commonly detected bacterial pathogens with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) are Streptococcus pneumoniae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, Chlamydia pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae.
This report provides information on the therapeutic development for Haemophilus Influenzae Infections, complete with latest updates, and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
Contract notice: The vaccine against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (acellular, folded), poliomyelitis (inactivated) and haemophilus influenzae type b, conduct sign zzp-165/15 pos.
Reports suggest that Haemophilus ducreyi, the causative organism of chancroid, a sexually transmitted infection, may be associated with nonsexual transmission of nongenital ulcers of the skin in persons from the Pacific region (4,5).