Measles vaccines: WHO position paper

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Abstract

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.

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Type Journal article
Language English
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PubMed URL http://www.who.int/immunization/policy/position_papers/measles/en/
Journal Weekly epidemiological record
Volume 92
Publisher WHO
Year 2017
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