Immunization 09. 05. 2018

There is arguably no single preventive health intervention more cost-effective than immunization.

Immunization prevents deaths every year in all age groups from diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), and measles.

It is one of the most successful and cost-effective public health interventions.

An additional 1.5 million deaths could be avoided, however, if global vaccination coverage improves.

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