TITLE

From control to elimination: the research agenda for measles

AUTHOR(S)
Biellik, Robin
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Pan African Medical Journal;2011, Vol. 5, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the various research agenda ranging from the control to elimination of measles worldwide. It notes the effort of the World Health Organization (WHO) to reduce global mortality caused by measles and eventuality eliminate the transmission of the disease. It lists research priorities from a programmatic and operational perspective, including measles epidemiology, measles surveillance and vaccination strategies.
ACCESSION #
59574995

 

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