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Barriers to immunization among children of migrant workers from Myanmar living in Tak province, Thailand.

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PROBLEM: Immunization is a cost-effective means of improving child survival but implementation of programmes in low- and middle-income countries is variable. Children of migrants are less likely to be immunized. APPROACH: The qualitative study aimed to identify barriers to the successful implementation of migrant immunization programmes in Tak province, Thailand. We ran a total of 53 focus groups involving 371 participants in three sites. LOCAL SETTING: Tak province in Thailand borders Myanm...

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10.2471/blt.10.084244

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Journal:
Bulletin of the World Health Organization
Volume:
89
Issue:
7
Pages:
528-531
Publication date:
2011-07-05
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EISSN:
1564-0604
ISSN:
0042-9686
URN:
uuid:8f0ebcea-d8f6-423c-b663-a7ddc0ee2f52
Source identifiers:
163997
Local pid:
pubs:163997

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