The rotavirus vaccination programme will be introduced in all parts of the UK.

Australia, Canada and the USA already vaccinate against rotavirus. In the USA, studies show that rotavirus related hospital admissions for young children dropped by more than two-thirds since rotavirus vaccination was introduced.

Here are some common questions that health professionals might have, along with the answers: www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/211110/Rotavirus_Q_and_As_for_healthcare_practitioners.pdf