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 'In conclusion, the recommended vaccination schedule to eradicate measles may be inadequate in countries with a high proportion of adults and ch ...

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PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT OF INSECTICIDE RESISTANCE Excerpts from ‘Different approaches to resistance management’ Full text is at h ...

FATAL MEASLES WITHOUT RASH IN IMMUNOCOMPETENT ADUL ...

To the Editor: The reemergence of measles in Europe is a reminder of the forgotten risk for severe illness and death associated with this disease in i ...

CHILD HEALTH DAYS EVALUATION, SOMALIA

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REPORT OF THE INDEPENDENT MONITORING BOARD, POLIO ...

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BEDNET CAMPAIGNS AND EQUITY IN NORTHERN NIGERIA

BEDNET CAMPAIGNS AND EQUITY IN NORTHERN NIGERIA Malaria Journal, Volume 11 Research Can universal insecticide-treated net campaigns achieve equ ...

HPV SAFETY AND EFFICACY

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GOOD-BYE TO TRIVALENT?

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PROGRESS IN GLOBAL MEASLES CONTROL, 2000-2010

'To reverse the recent increase in global reported measles cases and to make further progress toward achieving 2015 objectives will require 1) overcom ...

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ROAD MAP UNVEILED TO TACKLE NEGLECTED DISEASES

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HOT TROPIC: A VIEW FROM THE ECONOMIST

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WHAT'S NEW THIS SUNDAY: VACCINOLOGY COURSE, NEGLEC ...

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8TH ANNUAL AFRICAN VACCINOLOGY COURSE, CAPE TOWN, ...

Dear Vaccine Colleagues, The Vaccines for Africa Initiative (www.vacfa.com) will organise the 8th Annual African Vaccinology Course in Cape Town, Sou ...

13TH WORLD CONGRESS ON PUBLIC HEALTH, ADDIS ABABA, ...

See details at http://www.wfpha.org/Early bird registration ends on 29 February.

WHAT'S NEW THIS THURSDAY

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IPTI EVALUATION, SOUTHERN TANZANIA

‘The lack of evidence of an effect of IPTi on survival could be a false negative result due to a lack of power or imbalance of unmeasured confou ...

RESIDENTIAL SUMMER COURSE IN EPIDEMIOLOGY, FLORENC ...

Residential Summer Course in Epidemiology Florence, Italy, from 25 June to 13 July 2012, Three week main course Competing Risks Analysis Florence, ...

BOOK REVIEW: AFRICA IN THE TIME OF CHOLERA

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SENIOR LECTURER IN GLOBAL HEALTH POLICY, LONDON SC ...

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NEW STUDIES OF BCG: IMPLICATIONS FOR TUBERCULOSIS ...

‘We now know that BCG is highly effective in mycobacteria-naive newborns, it can prevent M tuberculosis infection and disease,12 its efficacy ma ...

GLOBAL MALARIA MORTALITY BETWEEN 1980 AND 2010

Mortality trends are, in recent years, down, say the authors. WHO estimates are lowball, they also say, because of underestimates of mortality in thos ...

HPV, VACCINE SCARES, AND MICHELE BACHMANN

  HPV, VACCINE SCARES, AND MICHELE BACHMAN   From The New York Times Remark on HPV Vaccine Could Ripple for Years By DENISE GRADY Publishe ...

INTEGRATING ITNs IN A VACCINATION CAMPAIGN, MADAGA ...

Are any readers aware of combined measles/LLIN campaigns done since the year 2010?• IMPROVED EQUITY IN MEASLES VACCINATION FROM INTEGRATING ...

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