Single-dose versus multi-dose vaccine vials for immunization programmes in developing countries.

@article{Drain2003SingledoseVM,
  title={Single-dose versus multi-dose vaccine vials for immunization programmes in developing countries.},
  author={Paul K Drain and Carib M Nelson and John Stewart Lloyd},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={2003},
  volume={81 10},
  pages={726-31}
}
Excessive vaccine wastage and safety concerns have prompted the international health community to develop and supply vaccines in formats other than the standard multi-dose vial. This article presents a programmatic and economic comparison of the major differences between the multi-dose vials and single-dose formats used for immunization services in… CONTINUE READING