Increased Transmission and Outbreaks of Measles -- European Region, 2011

December 2011
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;12/2/2011, Vol. 60 Issue 47, p1605
The article deals with the increased outbreaks and transmission of measles in the European Region in 2011. In order to prevent the outbreaks, all member states of the European Union (EU) recommend two doses of measles-containing vaccine to citizens. According to the author, there are 30,639 reported cases of measles in the region in 2010 alone.


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