Review of mass B.C.G. project in India
Mahler, Halfdan T. and Mohamed Ali, P.
Review of mass B.C.G. project in India.
Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 2 (3).
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Faced with the immensity of the task of tackling the tuberculosis problem in this country, the Government of India decided to introduce BCG Vaccination to bring the disease within manageable limits in a measurable period of time. If the majority of the 170 million of India’s young population were protected against tuberculosis with BCG, say within 15 years’ time, its morbidity and mortality may be greatly reduced, and millions of rupees that otherwise would be spent on building and maintaining tuberculosis institutions greatly cut down.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||BCG Vaccination, BCG Vaccine, Review, Mass Vaccination, India, Tuberculosis, Mortality, Morbidity|
|Subjects:||Environment and Public Health > Public Health > Epidemiologic Measurements > Demography > Vital Statistics > Mortality|
Geographic Locations > Asia > Asia, Western > India
Environment and Public Health > Public Health > Epidemiologic Measurements > Demography > Vital Statistics > Morbidity
Therapeutics > Biological Therapy > Immunotherapy > Immunization > Immunotherapy, Active > Vaccination
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Investigative Techniques > Epidemiologic Methods > Data Collection > Vital Statistics > Morbidity
Investigative Techniques > Epidemiologic Methods > Data Collection > Vital Statistics > Mortality
Immunologic and Biological Factors > Biological Products > Vaccines > Bacterial Vaccines > Tuberculosis Vaccines > BCG Vaccine
|Deposited By:||Mrs Naina Pandita|
|Deposited On:||15 September 2005|
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