Comparison of injected and oral polio vaccine for booster immunization during the 1979 polio outbreak in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

@article{Doe1981ComparisonOI,
  title={Comparison of injected and oral polio vaccine for booster immunization during the 1979 polio outbreak in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.},
  author={R G Doe and Bruce Kleger and J. T. Randall},
  journal={Infection control : IC},
  year={1981},
  volume={2 5},
  pages={377-9}
}
During a 1979 outbreak of poliomyelitis in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, we investigated the necessity for and the response to booster vaccination of hospital personnel. The immune response of hospital employees who received booster injections of Salk vaccine (n = 38) was compared with that of residents in the surrounding community who received Sabin… CONTINUE READING