- Stability of the age distribution of measles cases over time during outbreaks in Bangladesh, 2004-2006Eric Wiesen
Global Immunization Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Infect Dis 204:S414-20. 2011..These findings suggest a need to consider the possibility of a shift in the age distribution over time when planning an outbreak response vaccination campaign...
- Measles outbreak in Tanzania, 2006-2007James L Goodson
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Global Immunization Division, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Vaccine 28:5979-85. 2010..4, p=0.01), being younger, and having a less-educated caretaker. Vaccine effectiveness was 88% (one dose) and 96% (two doses). Results highlight the importance of receiving one dose of measles vaccine, and the added benefit of two doses...
- Impact of measles outbreak response vaccination campaign in Dar es Salaam, TanzaniaJames L Goodson
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA
Vaccine 27:5870-4. 2009..8 prior to ORV to 1.8 (p<0.0001) after; 506 measles cases and 18 measles deaths were likely averted. These results support the need for revised recommendations concerning ORV in general settings in Africa...