rubella

An Outbreak of Rubella in a Hilly District of Kangra- Chamba, Himachal Pradesh, India, 2006

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Surender Nikhil Gupta and Naveen Nikhil Gupta1

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Objective. We investigated the outbreak as a suspected outbreak of measles with the objectives of confirming diagnosis,
estimating the magnitude of outbreak and formulating recommendations for control and prevention.

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Epidemiological investigation in rubella outbreak in unvaccinated border hilly districts of Chamba-Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India in 2007

Background: A community member reported on 29th October, 2006 for increased number of cases of febrile rash with swollen neck glands in some villages of Chamba district. We investigated suspected measles cases to confirm diagnosis and propose control & prevention measures.

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2006
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Gupta S N1, Ramachandran V2, Gupta N3, Gupte. M.D2, Mehta N4 1 MAE-FETP Graduate from NIE, Chennai; presently Epidemiologist at Regional Health and Family Welfare Training Centre, Chheb, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh, India. 2 FETP Faculty at NIE, Chennai

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Monitoring vaccine safety in a nationwide adult Measles-Rubella immunization campaign

Year: 
2004
Author (s): 

Badilla X1, Morice A2, Machado V1, vila ML3, Murillo J4, Vieto E5, Reef S6, Castillo-Solrzano C7 1 Epidemiology Analysis and Surveillance Program, Social Security System, Costa Rica, 2 National Institute for Research and Training in Health and Nutrition (INCIENSA), Costa Rica 3 National Children Hospital (HNN), Costa Rica 4 National Center for Drug Surveillance, Social Security System, Costa Rica 5 National Blood Bank, Costa Rica 6National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA 7 Expanded Program on Immunization, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, D.C.

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"A community-wide Rubella outbreak in Acre, Brazil, 2000 and strategies for Congenital Rubella Syndrome prevention"

Year: 
2001
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Tatiana M. Lanzienl.2, R. PrevotsZ3, D. Conserva4, M. FahatS, F. Donadio6, L. Tavares1,2, T Craveiro3, M. Siqueira6, T Segatto2 1 Field Epidemiology Training Program, Fundao Nacional de Sade 2 Fundao Nacional de Sade, Brasil, 3 Organizao Panamericana de Sade, Brasil; 4 Secretaria de Estado de Sade d_~ Acre, Brasil, 5 Laboratrio Central de Sade Pblica, Acre, Brasil; 6 Fundao Owaldo Cruz, Brasil

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