Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, October 20th, 2002
PAHO said mass immunizations throughout the region deserve much of the credit for fighting off communicable disease. Thanks to a widely used vaccine, measles is close to being eradicated in the Americas.
Countries in the region have also made progress against diseases for which there are no vaccines.
PAHO cites malaria as an example of this. Twenty-one countries in...
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