The impact of childhood meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canada.

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BACKGROUND Conjugate meningococcal vaccines may decrease the incidence of disease. The staggered implementation of universal childhood meningococcal C conjugate (MenC) immunization programs across Canada offers an opportunity to evaluate the influence of these programs. METHODS From 2002 to 2006, we conducted active, population-based surveillance for… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/INF.0b013e31819040e7

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@article{Bettinger2009TheIO, title={The impact of childhood meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine programs in Canada.}, author={Julie A. Bettinger and David W. Scheifele and Nicole Le Saux and Scott Alan Halperin and Wendy L Vaudry and Raymond King Yin Tsang}, journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal}, year={2009}, volume={28 3}, pages={220-4} }