Published in Vaccine Weekly, October 27th, 2004
"In Spain, vaccination against rubella was initiated in schoolgirls in the mid-1970s. In Gipuzkoa, subsequent extensions to the vaccination schedule culminated in 1992 with the introduction of the two-dose measles, mumps and rubella vaccine in children and adolescents of both sexes. Moreover, in 1985 a program for the identification and vaccination of non-immune parturient women was implemented in the region's main hospital," scientists writing in the journal Epidemiology and Infection report.
"The prevalence of...
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