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  1. Fulltext. Preschool children at high risk for measles : opportunities to vaccinate.

    Article - En anglais

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    Objectives

    In 1989 and 1990 the United States experienced a measles epidemic with more than 18 000 and 27 000 reported cases, respectively.

    Nearly half of all persons with measles were unvaccinated preschool children under 5 years of age.

    We sought to identify potential sites for vaccine delivery.

    Methods

    Preschool children with measles were surveyed in five inner cities with measles outbreaks in 1989 to 1990 to assess the children's use of health care services and federal assistance programs before contracting measles.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Rougeole, Virose, Infection, Age préscolaire, Faible, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Vaccination, Enfant, Homme, Statut socioéconomique, Service santé, Accessibilité, Soin santé primaire, Politique sanitaire, Prévention

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Measles, Viral disease, Infection, Preschool age, Low, United States, North America, America, Vaccination, Child, Human, Socioeconomic status, Health service, Accessibility, Primary health care, Health policy, Prevention

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0498054

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.