Measles vaccines: WHO position paper

Author: WHO
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This position paper incorporates the most recent developments in the field of measles and includes removal of introduction criteria for the routine second dose of measles-containing vaccine (MCV2), guidance on when to vaccinate infants from 6 months of age, and guidance on re-vaccination of HIV-infected children receiving highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART). It replaces the 2009 WHO position paper on measles vaccines.


Type Journal article
Language English
Country Not Specified
PubMed URL
Journal Weekly epidemiological record
Volume 92
Publisher WHO
Year 2017
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