Rubella seroprevalence in an unvaccinated pregnant population in Malatya, Turkey

Pehlıvan E., Karaoglu L. , Ozen M., Gunes G., Tekerekoglu M. S. , Genc M. F. , ...More

PUBLIC HEALTH, vol.121, no.6, pp.462-468, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 121 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.puhe.2006.09.021
  • Title of Journal : PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Page Numbers: pp.462-468


Background: Controlling congenital rubella by 2010 is one of the targets of the World Health Organization. Most European countries currently include rubella vaccine in their national immunization programmes, but not yet in Turkey.