The average cost of measles cases and adverse events following vaccination in industrialised countries

@article{Carabin2002TheAC,
  title={The average cost of measles cases and adverse events following vaccination in industrialised countries},
  author={H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Carabin and W John Edmunds and Ulla K Kou and Susan van den Hof and Van Hung Nguyen},
  journal={BMC Public Health},
  year={2002},
  volume={2},
  pages={22 - 22}
}
BACKGROUND Even though the annual incidence rate of measles has dramatically decreased in industrialised countries since the implementation of universal immunisation programmes, cases continue to occur in countries where endemic measles transmission has been interrupted and in countries where adequate levels of immunisation coverage have not been maintained. The objective of this study is to develop a model to estimate the average cost per measles case and per adverse event following measles… CONTINUE READING
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