WHO Position Paper on Measles

WHO Position Paper on Measles

In accordance with its mandate to provide guidance to the Member States on health policy matters, WHO issues a series of regularly updated position papers on vaccines and combinations of vaccines against diseases that have an international public health impact. These papers are concerned primarily with the use of vaccines in large-scale immunization programmes. They summarize essential background information on vaccine preventable diseases and vaccines and conclude with the current WHO position on the use of vaccines worldwide.

Full Paper available at WHO Bulletin 28 April 2017

Topic:
measles
Source:
WHO
Language:
English
Date of issue:
28 April, 2017