Feasibility of a preventive mass vaccination campaign with two doses of oral cholera vaccine during a humanitarian emergency in South Sudan

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/334915
Title:
Feasibility of a preventive mass vaccination campaign with two doses of oral cholera vaccine during a humanitarian emergency in South Sudan
Authors:
Porta, M Ilaria; Lenglet, Annick; de Weerdt, Silvia; Crestani, Rosa; Sinke, Renate; Jo Frawley, Mary; Van Herp, Michel; Zachariah, Rony
Journal:
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Abstract:
As an adjunct to cholera prevention measures, WHO advises the use of oral cholera vaccine through mass vaccination campaigns in high-risk areas and for vulnerable population groups. We assessed the feasibility and acceptability of a mass vaccination campaign using 1) a predominantly fixed and 2) a mobile door-to-door strategy.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Issue Date:
13-Oct-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/334915
DOI:
10.1093/trstmh/tru153
PubMed ID:
25311798
Language:
en
ISSN:
1878-3503
Appears in Collections:
Vaccination

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorPorta, M Ilariaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorLenglet, Annicken_GB
dc.contributor.authorde Weerdt, Silviaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorCrestani, Rosaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSinke, Renateen_GB
dc.contributor.authorJo Frawley, Maryen_GB
dc.contributor.authorVan Herp, Michelen_GB
dc.contributor.authorZachariah, Ronyen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-14T17:32:10Z-
dc.date.available2014-11-14T17:32:10Z-
dc.date.issued2014-10-13-
dc.identifier.citationFeasibility of a preventive mass vaccination campaign with two doses of oral cholera vaccine during a humanitarian emergency in South Sudan. 2014: Trans. R. Soc. Trop. Med. Hyg.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1878-3503-
dc.identifier.pmid25311798-
dc.identifier.doi10.1093/trstmh/tru153-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/334915-
dc.description.abstractAs an adjunct to cholera prevention measures, WHO advises the use of oral cholera vaccine through mass vaccination campaigns in high-risk areas and for vulnerable population groups. We assessed the feasibility and acceptability of a mass vaccination campaign using 1) a predominantly fixed and 2) a mobile door-to-door strategy.en_GB
dc.languageENG-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherOxford University Pressen_GB
dc.rightsPublished by Elsevier Archived on this site with the kind permission of Elsevier Ltd. ([url]http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/00359203[/url]) and the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene ([url]http://www.rstmh.org/transactions.asp[/url])en_GB
dc.titleFeasibility of a preventive mass vaccination campaign with two doses of oral cholera vaccine during a humanitarian emergency in South Sudanen
dc.identifier.journalTransactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygieneen_GB

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