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A Measles Outbreak among Unvaccinated Children of Migrant Workers: Zhejiang Province, June to August, 2010

Background: Improving vaccination coverage among children of migrant workers (MW) is an important part of Chinese goal of measles elimination by 2012. On July 6, 2010, the parents of a confirmed measles patient reported several similar patients in their village. An investigation was conducted to verify and understand the cause of the outbreak.

Year: 
2009
Author (s): 

Jie Gao, H.Q. He, J.C. Shen, Z.Y. Huang, H.L. Ma, S.Y. Luo, E.F. Chen

Presenter (s): 
Gao
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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.

Year: 
2006
Author (s): 

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

Presenter (s): 
Gupta
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