Rubella immunity in a cohort of pregnant women.

  title={Rubella immunity in a cohort of pregnant women.},
  author={R D McElhaney and Mark J. Ringer and Del DeHart and Peter Vasilenko},
  journal={Infection control and hospital epidemiology},
  volume={20 1},
To assess the rubella immune status of a cohort of high-risk pregnant women visiting a Midwestern clinic, we retrospectively studied 50 random pregnancies per year from 1990 through 1996. Of 350 patients analyzed, 53 (15.1%) were not immune to rubella, and vaccination opportunities were missed. 

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