Randomised cluster trial to support informed parental decision-making for the MMR vaccine
- No need for rash action on MMR vaccine. Ainsworth, Claire // New Scientist;03/03/2001, Vol. 169 Issue 2280, p16
Reports on the finding that the vaccine for measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) can cause a rash in children. Finding that the rash is a bleeding disorder called idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura; Severity of the condition; Comparison of the effects of the rash to those of the diseases prevented...
- Exploring the evidence surrounding the debate on MMR and autism. Purssell, Edward // British Journal of Nursing;7/22/2004, Vol. 13 Issue 14, p834
Autism is a poorly understood condition that would appear to be on the increase. There is currently much concern about a possible link between the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccination and autism which has resulted in a substantial reduction in the uptake of MMR, putting children at risk...
- Antibody response to measles-mumps-rubella vaccine of children with mild illness at the time of... King, Gail E.; Markowitz, Lauri E. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;3/6/96, Vol. 275 Issue 9, p704
Offers results of a study which examines the response to measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine among children with and without mild illness. Methods; Results; Comments.
- Update: Mumps Outbreak-New York and New Jersey, June 2009-January 2010. Kaye, Donald // Clinical Infectious Diseases;4/15/2010, Vol. 50 Issue 8, pi
The article offers updates on the mumps outbreak in New York and New Jersey in June 2009 and January 2010, respectively. It discusses the beginning of the pandemic and the largest percentage of cases that were recorded. It also notes the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccination which is the...
- MMR expert dissenter now supports single vaccines. // Pulse;8/19/2002, Vol. 62 Issue 32, p7
Reports on physician Gordon Bell's support for proposals that would allow patient to have a choice between MMR and single measles, mumps and rubella vaccines in Great Britain.
- Children who miss imunisation: Implications for eliminating measles. Evans, Meirion R. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/27/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6991, p1367
Presents a study that determines the success of a program to give a double dose immunization for children who miss immunization for measles, mumps and rubella in Great Britain. Study on children in south Glamorgan, Great Britain; Gathering of information; Need for the change in immunization...
- Government stands by MMR as crisis deepens. Polak, Monika // GP: General Practitioner;2/11/2002, p4
Reports the support of the government to the measles, mumps and rubella vaccination in Great Britain. Move of Prime Minister Tony Blair on the triple vaccination to medical practitioners; Availability of single vaccines on the National Health Service; Safety of the vaccines.
- Booster shot is â€˜crucialâ€™. // GP: General Practitioner;2/11/2002, p4
Examines the adequate immunity of measles, mumps and rubella booster in Great Britain.
- Big bang for vaccination. Badenoch, John // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/24/88, Vol. 297 Issue 6651, p750
Introduces the combined vaccine against measles, mumps and rubella for young children in Great Britain. Effects of rubella on fetuses; Morbidity caused by mumps; Development of comprehensive surveillance program for the assessment of the effectiveness of vaccines; Acceptance for the measle vaccine.