All countries in the European Region of the World Health Organization (WHO) have renewed their commitment to eliminate measles transmission by 2015. Measles elimination is a feasible target but requires vaccination coverage above 95% with two doses of a measles-mumps-rubella vaccine (MMR) in all population groups and in all geographical areas. Measles has… (More)
In September 2010, the 53 member states of the World Health Organization (WHO) European Region met in Moscow, Russia, and adopted a resolution to renew their commitment to the elimination of measles and rubella and the prevention of congenital rubella syndrome by 2015 . While great progress has been made towards measles and rubella elimination in the… (More)
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