Congenital and neonatal varicella: impact of the national varicella vaccination programme in Australia.

@article{Khandaker2011CongenitalAN,
  title={Congenital and neonatal varicella: impact of the national varicella vaccination programme in Australia.},
  author={Gulam Khandaker and Helen Marshall and Elizabeth M Peadon and Yvonne A Zurynski and David Burgner and Jim Buttery and Michael Gold and Michael Niss{\'e}n and Elizabeth Jane Elliott and Margaret Burgess and Robert Booy},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={2011},
  volume={96 5},
  pages={453-6}
}
OBJECTIVE Routine varicella zoster vaccination for children aged 18 months began in Australia from November 2005. The aim of this study was to compare the current incidence and outcomes of congenital and neonatal varicella in Australia with similarly collected data from 1995 to 1997. METHODS Active national prospective surveillance was carried out for… CONTINUE READING