Measles Seroprevalence in Chiradzulu District, Malawi: Implications for Evaluating Vaccine Coverage

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/575214
Title:
Measles Seroprevalence in Chiradzulu District, Malawi: Implications for Evaluating Vaccine Coverage
Authors:
Polonsky, J A; Juan-Giner, A; Hurtado, N; Masiku, C; Kagoli, M; Grais, R
Journal:
Vaccine
Abstract:
Self-reported measles vaccination coverage is frequently used to inform vaccination strategies in resource-poor settings. However, little is known to what extent this is a reliable indicator of underlying seroprotection, information that could provide guidance ensuring the success of measles control and elimination strategies.
Publisher:
Elsevier
Issue Date:
26-Jul-2015
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/575214
DOI:
10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.07.007
PubMed ID:
26215370
Additional Links:
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/0264410X
Language:
en
ISSN:
1873-2518
Appears in Collections:
Vaccination

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorPolonsky, J Aen_GB
dc.contributor.authorJuan-Giner, Aen_GB
dc.contributor.authorHurtado, Nen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMasiku, Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorKagoli, Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorGrais, Ren_GB
dc.date.accessioned2015-08-18T19:34:38Z-
dc.date.available2015-08-18T19:34:38Z-
dc.date.issued2015-07-26-
dc.identifier.citationMeasles seroprevalence in Chiradzulu district, Malawi: Implications for evaluating vaccine coverage. 2015: Vaccineen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1873-2518-
dc.identifier.pmid26215370-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.07.007-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/575214-
dc.description.abstractSelf-reported measles vaccination coverage is frequently used to inform vaccination strategies in resource-poor settings. However, little is known to what extent this is a reliable indicator of underlying seroprotection, information that could provide guidance ensuring the success of measles control and elimination strategies.en_GB
dc.languageENG-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherElsevieren_GB
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/0264410Xen_GB
dc.rightsPublished by Elsevier Archived on this site by Elsevier's open access option.en_GB
dc.titleMeasles Seroprevalence in Chiradzulu District, Malawi: Implications for Evaluating Vaccine Coverageen
dc.identifier.journalVaccineen_GB

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