Ontario immunization rate for polio
- Punishment for Refusing OPV. Paul, Yash // Indian Pediatrics;Jun2009, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p540
A letter to the editor is presented about the punishment carried out to parents or caretakers of children aged five and below who refuse to have the children administered with oral poliomyelitis vaccine (OPV) during the Pulse Polio Immunization drive in India.
- Punishment for Refusing OPV. Baldwa, Mahesh; Tiwari, Satish // Indian Pediatrics;Jun2009, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p540
A response by Mahesh Baldwa and Satish Tiwari of the Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP) to a letter to the editor about the punishment for parents or caretakers of children aged five and below who refuse to have the children administered with oral poliomyelitis vaccine (OPV) during the Pulse...
- Religious Opposition to Polio Vaccination. Warraich, Haider J. // Emerging Infectious Diseases;Jun2009, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p978
A letter to the editor about religious opposition to polio vaccination is presented.
- August: From Russia With Love. Devalk, Karen; Podell, Becca; Moberg, Dan; Vogelmann, Jeremy; Dimaras, Athena; Finch, Sally // Conde Nast Traveler;Aug2009, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p16
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues, including "Get Smart?" in the June 2009 issue, and "Summer Sale Finder," by Wendy Perrin, and "Yes We Can!" in the May 2009 issue.
- DIALOGUE. // Texas Observer: A Journal of Free Voices;2/19/2010, Vol. 102 Issue 4, p1
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "Close to Homeless," in the January 22, 2010 issue, "Lessons Unlearned," in the January 22, 2010 issue, and "The West Texas Surger," by Chris Tomlinson in the February 5, 2010 issue.
- Sabin Monovalent Oral Polio Vaccines: Review of Past Experiences and Their Potential Use after Polio Eradication. Caceres, Victor M.; Sutter, Roland W. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;8/15/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p531
After global eradication of polio is achieved, there will be a need for stockpiles of vaccine to combat potential outbreaks of poliomyelitis caused by (1) unforeseen release of polioviruses, (2) continued circulation of vaccine-derived strains, or (3) prolonged replication of polioviruses in...
- A tale of two polio vaccines: What's best and for whom? Slawson, James G.; Bower, Dougals J. // American Family Physician;3/1/1997, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p1048
Editorial. Focuses on the methods by which polio vaccines can be administered, highlighting the recommendations made in January, 1997 regarding childhood immunization scheduled for the United States. Bodies responsible for the immunization schedule; Contents of the schedule; Examination of the...
- Polio campaign hits Asia. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);02/08/97, Vol. 314 Issue 7078, p394
Reports on the number of children immunized against polio in Asia in the first two months of 1997.
- Shameful battles in the war on polio. // Nutrition Health Review: The Consumer's Medical Journal;1994, Issue 68, p4
Reports on the risks of polio present from oral polio vaccine. Failure of oral polio vaccine manufacturers to meet the United States safety standards; Compromise by the US Food and Drug Administration to accommodate manufacturers' needs; Federal public health policy favoring use of oral vaccine...