Table 1

"Age 2 and under" and "Age 6" eligibility and up-to-date status criteria

Age 2 and under Group


Age by 12/31/01

Enrollment criteriaa

Up-to-date status evaluated at

Up-to-date status criteriab


>= 24 months old

Birth to 15 months of age

At age 2

4 DtaP, 3 IPV, 1 MMR, 3 Hib, 3 HBV

>= 18 and < 24 months

Birth to 15 months of age

at 12/31/2001

4 DtaP, 3 IPV, 1 MMR, 3 Hib, 3 HBV

>= 15 and < 18 months

Birth to 15 months of age

at 12/31/2001

3 DtaP, 2 IPV, 1 MMR, 3 Hib, 2 HBV

>= 6 and < 15 months

Birth to 12/31/2001

at 12/31/2001

3 DtaP, 2 IPV, 2 Hib, 2 HBV

>= 4 and < 6 months

Birth to 12/31/2001

at 12/31/2001

2 DtaP, 2 IPV, 2 Hib, 2 HBV

< 4 months

Not eligible for "age 2 and under" sub-study


Age 6 Group


Age by 12/31/01

Enrollment criteriaa

Up-to-date status evaluated at

Up-to-date status criteriab


>= 6 years old

Enrolled at age 6

At age 6

5 DtaP/DTP, 4 IPV/OPV, 2 MMR, 3 Hib, 3 HBV

< 6 years old

Not eligible for "age 6" sub-study


aAllows 32 days gaps at the beginning, at the end and in-between.

bDtaP: Diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis vaccine; IPV: Inactivated Polio Vaccine; MMR: Measles, Mumps & Rubella Vaccine;

Hib: Haemophilus influenzae type b; HBV: Hepatitis B Virus

Wei et al. BMC Pediatrics 2009 9:18   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-9-18

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