Field guidelines for measles elimination
World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Western Pacific. (2005). Field guidelines for measles elimination. Manila : WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/206925
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Surveillance guidelines for measles and congenital rubella infection in the European Region of WHO World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (EUR/03/5043701, 2003)Measles and rubella remain important causes of vaccine-preventable disease and death in the European Region of WHO. The Strategic Plan for Measles and Congenital Rubella Infection in the European Region of WHO identifies key strategies to meet the targets for interrupting indigenous measles transmission and preventing congenital rubella infection (<1 case of congenital rubella syndrome per 100 000 live births) by 2010; strengthening surveillance systems by vigorous case investigation and laboratory confirmation is one of these key strategies. ...
Field guide for planning and implementing supplemental immunization activities for measles and rubella World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe (EUR/04/5051323, 2004)Supplementary immunization activities (SIA) for measles are a way to quickly reduce the number of susceptibles in the population. When measles-rubella vaccine is used for cohorts susceptible to measles and rubella and rubella vaccine for other women of childbearing age, SIA provide the opportunity to quickly meet the 2010 objectives. "Field guide for planning and implementing supplemental immunization activities for measles and rubella" is intended to assist national immunization programme managers and subnational staff in the planning, organization, ...