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Impact of vaccines universally recommended for children--United States, 1990-1998.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10220251     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
At the beginning of the 20th century, infectious diseases were widely prevalent in the United States and exacted an enormous toll on the population. For example, in 1900, 21,064 smallpox cases were reported, and 894 patients died. In 1920, 469,924 measles cases were reported, and 7575 patients died; 147,991 diphtheria cases were reported, and 13,170 patients died. In 1922, 107,473 pertussis cases were reported, and 5099 patients died.
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report     Volume:  48     ISSN:  0149-2195     ISO Abbreviation:  MMWR Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep.     Publication Date:  1999 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-04-29     Completed Date:  1999-04-29     Revised Date:  2008-02-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7802429     Medline TA:  MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  243-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child
Humans
Public Health* / trends
United States
Vaccination* / trends,  utilization
Vaccines
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Vaccines

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