Vaccine Effectiveness Estimates, 2004–2005 Mumps Outbreak, England
Cheryl Cohen*1 , Joanne M. White†, Emma J. Savage†, Judith R. Glynn*, Yoon Choi†, Nick Andrews†, David Brown†, and Mary E. Ramsay†
Author affiliations: *London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom; †Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, London, United Kingdom; 1Current affiliations: National Institute for Communicable Diseases, Johannesburg, South Africa, and University of the Witwatersrand School of Public Health, Parktown, South Africa
Figure 2. . Estimates of 1-dose vaccine effectiveness for cases in 2004–05, assuming an increase in coverage of 0.04%–0.4% per year of age, which represents vaccination of approximately 1%–10% of unvaccinated persons per year of age. Values are offset on the x-axis so that 95% confidence intervals (CIs) are visible.
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