Effectiveness over time of varicella vaccine.

  title={Effectiveness over time of varicella vaccine.},
  author={Marietta V{\'a}zquez and Philip S Larussa and Anne A. Gershon and Linda M. Niccolai and Catherine E. Muehlenbein and Sharon Projansky Steinberg and Eugene D. Shapiro},
  volume={291 7},
CONTEXT Reports of outbreaks of varicella in highly immunized groups have increased concern about the effectiveness of varicella vaccine. OBJECTIVE To assess whether the effectiveness of varicella vaccine is affected either by time since vaccination or by age at the time of vaccination. DESIGN Case-control study conducted from March 1997 through June 2003. SETTING Twenty different group practices in southern Connecticut. PARTICIPANTS Case subjects, identified by active surveillance of… CONTINUE READING
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