Target intervention to increase measles vaccination coverage by identifying low-coverage areas using Lot Quality Assurance Sampling, Chennai, India, 2012

Author(s)
Tony Fredrick, Manoj Murhekar, Manickam P, Yuvaraj J
Date published
Dec, 2012
Last updated
29 Jan 2020

Summary

Chennai, India reported >95% measles vaccination coverage. However, sporadic cases and outbreaks of measles were reported during 2009-11. There is considerable heterogeneity in reported coverage. In this context we surveyed one administrative area in Chennai to estimate the measles vaccination coverage in children aged 12–23 months.