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Feasibility of a mass vaccination campaign using a two-dose oral cholera vaccine in an urban cholera-endemic setting in Mozambique.

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We conducted a study to assess the feasibility and the potential vaccine coverage of a mass vaccination campaign using a two-dose oral cholera vaccine in an urban endemic neighbourhood of Beira, Mozambique. The campaign was conducted from December 2003 to January 2004. Overall 98,152 doses were administered, and vaccine coverage of the target population was 58.6% and 53.6% for the first and second rounds, respectively. The direct cost of the campaign, which excludes the price of the vaccine, ...

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Journal:
Vaccine
Volume:
24
Issue:
22
Pages:
4890-4895
Publication date:
2006-05-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-2518
ISSN:
0264-410X
Source identifiers:
68320
Language:
English
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pubs:68320
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uuid:f073f9aa-d83c-4f76-a613-f22f70267e88
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pubs:68320
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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