Sökning: "Immunization programmes"
Hittade 3 uppsatser innehållade orden Immunization programmes.
- Magister-uppsats, Röda Korsets Högskola; Röda Korsets Högskola
Sammanfattning : Background: The anti-vaccination movement has gained attention in the media over the last few years, which has revived the debate as to whether parents should vaccinate their children or not. Infections, whose incidence has previously been declining as a result of compliance to national immunization programmes, have made a resurgence and the protection of the society that comes with vaccinations is decreasing. LÄS MER
2. Juggling with dilemmas when promoting public health : Nurses´ and physicians´ motivating strategies towards vaccine hesitant parentsMaster-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för folkhälso- och vårdvetenskap
Sammanfattning : Background: To achieve control of a vaccine preventable communicable disease, it is of importance to establish high enough coverage to reach the threshold for herd immunity. Preventive public health interventions, such as vaccination programmes, create dilemmas between societal versus individual benefits of the programme. LÄS MER
3. Determinants of Childhood Mortality in Matlab, Bangladesh : How Health Intervention Programmes Can Bring SuccessMagister-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen
Sammanfattning : Given the question of how to further decrease childhood mortality and attain the fourth MDG in Bangladesh, the determinants of childhood mortality and successful health intervention programmes in a rural area of Bangladesh are examined in this paper. The binominal logit regression analysis, on Matlab HDSS data from 2001 to 2005, indicates that the child’s birth order, outcome of mother’s previous pregnancy, mother’s age, mother’s education, economic condition of the household, immunization, and place of delivery are important determining factors of childhood mortality. LÄS MER