Minding the Immunization Gap: Family Characteristics Associated with Completion Rates in Rural Ethiopia

@article{Sullivan2009MindingTI,
  title={Minding the Immunization Gap: Family Characteristics Associated with Completion Rates in Rural Ethiopia},
  author={Mary-Christine Sullivan and Ayalew Tegegn and Fasil Tessema and Sandro Galea and Craig Hadley},
  journal={Journal of Community Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={35},
  pages={53-59}
}
To examine risk factors for lack of immunization, we tested the impact of maternal, paternal, and household variables on child immunization status in children ≥1 year in a rural area of Ethiopia. Data collected by face-to-face interview on maternal, paternal, household and child variables from cross-sectional random sample community-based study on health and well-being in rural Ethiopia was used to test hypotheses on immunization status of children (n = 924). Bivariate and multivariate logistic… CONTINUE READING

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