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"Vaccination" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Administration of vaccines to stimulate the host's immune response. This includes any preparation intended for active immunological prophylaxis.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Vaccination" by people in this website by year, and whether "Vaccination" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 194 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 27 publications in 2022
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