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PEPtalk: postexposure prophylaxis against varicella in children with cancer
  1. Jessica Bate1,2,
  2. Julia Chisholm2,
  3. Paul T Heath1,
  4. Judith Breuer3,
  5. Rod Skinner4,
  6. Sue Manley5,
  7. Soonie Patel6,
  8. Keith Wheatley7,
  9. Mary Ramsay8,
  10. Pamela R Kearns7,
  11. Sophie Hambleton9
  1. 1Division of Clinical Sciences, St George's, University of London, London, UK
  2. 2Department of Paediatric Oncology, Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, Sutton, UK
  3. 3Department of Virology, University College London, London, UK
  4. 4Department of Paediatric and Adolescent Oncology, Great North Children's Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  5. 5Department of Paediatric Oncology, Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, UK
  6. 6Paediatric Department, Mayday University Hospital, Surrey, UK
  7. 7Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit, School of Cancer Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK
  8. 8Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
  9. 9Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sophie Hambleton, Institute of Cellular Medicine, 4th Floor, Catherine Cookson Building, M4.030, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK; sophie.hambleton{at}ncl.ac.uk

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  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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