Measles is a highly contagious human infectious disease. It can lead to serious complications and often requires hospitalization. In Italy, as in other European countries, the goal of measles elimination in 2015 failed. To reach this target, identifying susceptible individuals, closing any immunity gaps and reaching adequate vaccination coverage is necessary.

Measles-Related Hospitalizations in Italy, 2004-2016: The Importance of High Vaccination Coverage

Fiasca, Fabiana;Necozione, Stefano;Fabiani, Leila;MASTRODOMENICO, MARIANNA;Mattei, Antonella
2019-01-01

Abstract

Measles is a highly contagious human infectious disease. It can lead to serious complications and often requires hospitalization. In Italy, as in other European countries, the goal of measles elimination in 2015 failed. To reach this target, identifying susceptible individuals, closing any immunity gaps and reaching adequate vaccination coverage is necessary.
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