Knowledge, attitude and vaccination status of varicella among students of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM).

@article{Hesham2009KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitude and vaccination status of varicella among students of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM).},
  author={Reem M Hesham and Ju Yong Cheong and J Mohd Hasni},
  journal={The Medical journal of Malaysia},
  year={2009},
  volume={64 2},
  pages={118-23}
}
UNLABELLED Varicella is a highly infectious disease that can lead to severe complications such as pneumonia, encephalitis and death. Vaccination is the best method to prevent the disease. The objective of this study was to assess the level of knowledge, attitude and vaccination status of varicella among UKM students. A cross sectional study involving pre-tested questionnaires was undertaken between February and April, 2005. Questionnaires were distributed and filled by the first and second year… CONTINUE READING