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dc.contributor.authorTricou, Ven_GB
dc.contributor.authorPagonendji, Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorManengu, Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMutombo, Jen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMabo, R Oen_GB
dc.contributor.authorGouandjika-Vasilache, Ien_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-07-04T21:00:49Z
dc.date.available2013-07-04T21:00:49Z
dc.date.issued2013-02-26
dc.date.submitted2013-06-24
dc.identifier.citationMeasles outbreak in Northern Central African Republic 3 years after the last national immunization campaign. 2013, 13:103 BMC Infect. Dis.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1471-2334
dc.identifier.pmid23442214
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/1471-2334-13-103
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/295272
dc.description.abstractDespite huge efforts to promote widespread vaccination, measles remains an important cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, especially in African children. In March 2011, an abnormally high number of cases were reported from the Ouham Prefecture, Central African Republic to the national measles case-based surveillance system. In response, reactive vaccination activities were implemented. The aims of this study were to investigate this outbreak and describe the response.
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBioMed Centralen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to BMC Infectious Diseasesen_GB
dc.subjectMeaslesen_GB
dc.subjectOutbreaksen_GB
dc.subjectVaccinationen_GB
dc.titleMeasles outbreak in Northern Central African Republic 3 years after the last national immunization campaignen
dc.contributor.departmentInstitut Pasteur de Bangui, Bangui, Central African Republic.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalBMC Infectious Diseasesen_GB
refterms.dateFOA2019-03-04T10:40:31Z
html.description.abstractDespite huge efforts to promote widespread vaccination, measles remains an important cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, especially in African children. In March 2011, an abnormally high number of cases were reported from the Ouham Prefecture, Central African Republic to the national measles case-based surveillance system. In response, reactive vaccination activities were implemented. The aims of this study were to investigate this outbreak and describe the response.


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