Impact of immunisation on pertussis transmission in England and Wales

Pejman Rohani, David J.D. Earn, Bryan T. Grenfell

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Abstract

Pertussis immunisation reduces disease frequency, but is not thought to prevent transmission. We show that vaccination has substantially reduced transmission in England and Wales.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)285-286
Number of pages2
JournalLancet
Volume355
Issue number9200
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 22 2000
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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