Measles outbreak in a refugee settlement in Calais, France: January to February 2016.

@article{Jones2016MeaslesOI,
  title={Measles outbreak in a refugee settlement in Calais, France: January to February 2016.},
  author={Gabrielle N. Jones and Sylvie Haeghebaert and Bruno Merlin and D. R. Antona and Nancy L Simon and M Elmouden and F Battist and Marc Janssens and Karine Wyndels and Pascal Chaud},
  journal={Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin},
  year={2016},
  volume={21 11},
  pages={30167}
}
We report a measles outbreak in a refugee settlement in Calais, France, between 5 January and 11 February 2016. In total, 13 confirmed measles cases were identified among migrants, healthcare workers in hospital and volunteers working on site. A large scale vaccination campaign was carried out in the settlement within two weeks of outbreak notification. In total, 60% of the estimated target population of 3,500 refugees was vaccinated during the week-long campaign. 

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