Feasibility of global measles eradication after interruption of transmission in the Americas.

@article{Quadros2008FeasibilityOG,
  title={Feasibility of global measles eradication after interruption of transmission in the Americas.},
  author={Ciro A. de Quadros and Jon Kim Andrus and M. Carolina Danovaro-Holliday and Carlos Castillo-Sol{\'o}rzano},
  journal={Expert review of vaccines},
  year={2008},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={355-62}
}
Measles is one of the most infectious diseases. Before the introduction of the measles vaccine, nearly all children contracted measles. By the end of the 1980s, most countries of the world had incorporated the measles vaccine into their routine vaccination programs. Globally, some 345,000 deaths due to measles still occur every year. Eradication of measles… CONTINUE READING