[Modelling the impact of vaccination on the epidemiology of varicella zoster virus].

@article{Bonmarin2008ModellingTI,
  title={[Modelling the impact of vaccination on the epidemiology of varicella zoster virus].},
  author={Isabelle Bonmarin and Patricia Santa-Olalla and D Levy-bruhl},
  journal={Revue d'epidemiologie et de sante publique},
  year={2008},
  volume={56 5},
  pages={323-31}
}
BACKGROUND The soon to come the availability of a combined MMR-varicella vaccine has re-stimulated the debate around universal infant vaccination against varicella. In France, the incidence of varicella is estimated at about 700,000 cases per year, with approximately 3500 hospitalisations and 15-25 deaths, the latter mainly occurring in those over 15years. Vaccination would certainly decrease the overall incidence of the disease but concerns about vaccination leading to a shift in the average… CONTINUE READING
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