Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, December 5th, 2004
Rubella and its associated congenital rubella syndrome, which can kill children or cause serious congenital defects, can be eliminated by 2010 with continuing vaccination and improved surveillance, said Dr. Carlos Castillo Solorzano of PAHO´s Immunization Unit.
Speaking at the Technical Advisory Group on Vaccine Preventable Diseases, where more than 200 experts discussed the best ways to control vaccine-preventable diseases, Castillo said, "Since the introduction of the...
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