[Role of BCG in the enlarged program of vaccination].

  • Nadia Guérin
  • Published 1991 in Bulletin de la Societe de pathologie exotique

Abstract

The BCG vaccine is the most given throughout the world, and the immunization coverage is the highest: 72% in 1989 for children under one year of age. Following doubts which appeared in 1980 concerning its efficacy, many epidemiological studies confirmed the protective potency of this immunization against the severe forms of tuberculosis in children. Recent… (More)

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@article{Gurin1991RoleOB, title={[Role of BCG in the enlarged program of vaccination].}, author={Nadia Gu{\'e}rin}, journal={Bulletin de la Societe de pathologie exotique}, year={1991}, volume={84 5 Pt 5}, pages={843-8} }