Use of Texas birth certificate data to predict measles immunization status.

@article{Schulte1996UseOT,
  title={Use of Texas birth certificate data to predict measles immunization status.},
  author={Joann M Schulte and William L. Atkinson and Lucina Suarez and Jan W Pelosi and Robin Wood and Charles E Haley and Gary W Rutenberg},
  journal={Southern medical journal},
  year={1996},
  volume={89 8},
  pages={793-7}
}
Inadequate immunization has been a major cause of epidemic measles, but risk factors for inadequate immunization are poorly characterized. By using measles data bases and computerized birth certificate files, we identified a retrospective cohort of 1,070 Texas-born children who were aged 15 months to 10 years when they had measles during the 1988 to 1991… CONTINUE READING