Widening inequalities in MMR vaccine uptake rates among ethnic groups in an urban area of the UK during a period of vaccine controversy (1994-2000)

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Colleges, School and Institutes

Abstract

We examined MMR vaccine uptake among ethnic groups in Birmingham, UK between 1994 and 2000, a period incorporating adverse MMR vaccine publicity. From 1994 to 2000 overall uptake: (1) fell significantly from 91.1% in 1994 to 89.8% (chi(2) for trend p

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7516-9
Number of pages4
JournalVaccine
Volume25
Issue number43
Publication statusPublished - 23 Oct 2007