Assessing the risk of measles resurgence in a highly vaccinated population: Belgium anno 2013.

Assessing the risk of measles resurgence in a highly vaccinated population: Belgium anno 2013. Euro Surveill. 2015;20(1) Authors: Hens N, Abrams S, Santermans E, Theeten H, Goeyvaerts N, Lernout T, Leuridan E, Van Kerckhove K, Goossens H, Van Damme P, Beutels P PMID: 25613653 [PubMed - in process]
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