Active immunization against rabies.
a.Pre-exposure immunisation (preventative, prior to exposure):
Immunisation prior to possible infection with rabies, particularly for vets, veterinary medicine students, animal keepers, hunters, forestry workers, animal handlers, butchers, personnel in rabies research laboratories etc., or prior to visit to areas in which rabies is endemic (rabies infected areas).
b.Post-exposure treatment (after exposure):
Treatment after contact with animals which are rabid or suspected to be rabid, or after contact with an inoculated rabies carcass.