The predicted impact of private sector MMR vaccination on the burden of Congenital Rubella Syndrome.

@article{Vynnycky2003ThePI,
  title={The predicted impact of private sector MMR vaccination on the burden of Congenital Rubella Syndrome.},
  author={Emilia Vynnycky and Nigel J Gay and Felicity T. Cutts},
  journal={Vaccine},
  year={2003},
  volume={21 21-22},
  pages={2708-19}
}
In many developing countries, Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR) vaccine is available through the private but not the public sectors, and there is no systematic rubella vaccination among adult women. In this paper, we extend previous modeling studies to demonstrate that in developing countries with a medium-high force of infection (200-400/1000 per year), current levels of private sector MMR coverage (<60%) would lead to increases in the incidence of Congenital Rubella Syndrome (CRS) both among… CONTINUE READING
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