Assessment of BCG vaccination in India. Third report
Bhushan, Kul (1960) Assessment of BCG vaccination in India. Third report. Indian Journal of Medical Research, 48 (4). pp. 407-417.
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This report is confined to the work done from 1955 to 1958 deals with the assessment of the level of of allergy in groups vaccinated in the mass campaign. The results are judged against the allergy among the persons infected with Mycobacterium TB and uninfected persons. Two-thirds of the retested groups have mean sizes of reactions within 4mm of the highest level i.e. 7-11 mm over that of uninfected persons. The remaining had also raised allergy levels by 1-6mm.
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