ERIC Number: EJ310786
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Rubella: Current Status, Diagnosis, Outbreak Control, and Use of Rubella Vaccine in Females of Childbearing Age.
Preblud, Stephen R.
Journal of American College Health, v33 n2 p67-72 Oct 1984
Widespread rubella vaccination of young children with a secondary emphasis on vaccinating susceptible adolescents and young adults has prevented epidemics of rubella and congenital rubella syndrome. Benefits of ensuring high immunity levels in college students, quick response to disease outbreak, and safety and efficacy of rubella vaccine in this population are discussed. (Author/DF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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