National Immunization Day: a strategy to monitor health and nutrition indicators.

@article{Santos2008NationalID,
  title={National Immunization Day: a strategy to monitor health and nutrition indicators.},
  author={Leonor Maria Pacheco dos Santos and R{\^o}mulo Paes-Sousa and Jarbas Barbosa da Silva J{\'u}nior and C{\'e}sar Gomes Victora},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={2008},
  volume={86 6},
  pages={474-9}
}
PROBLEM To achieve the Millennium Development Goals it is necessary to set up low-cost, real-time monitoring systems which can provide feedback to managers and policy-makers in a timely fashion. The gold-standard approach for monitoring nutritional situations is to conduct household surveys. However, they are costly, time consuming and do not furnish… CONTINUE READING