publication . Master thesis . 2013

Child Health and Immunization – An Indian Perspective: A study on immunization strategies for improving child health in India

Francis, Shefin Vellara;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2013
  • Publisher: Oslo and Akershus University College
Abstract
Master in International Social Welfare and Health Policy UNICEF reported that only less than fifty percent of children in India receive full immunization. It indicates that majority of children are not protected against vaccine preventable diseases. High infant mortality rate of sixty three deaths for every thousand live birth also points to the neglected child health activities in India. The thesis explores strategies which are needed for improving child immunization in India. Hence the purpose this study is to understand the current state of immunization in India, the reasons of poor coverage if any, and the rational strategy to improve va...
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free text keywords: UNICEF, VDP::Samfunnsvitenskap: 200::Økonomi: 210::Samfunnsøkonomi: 212, Immunization, Infant Mortality Rate, :Samfunnsvitenskap: 200::Økonomi: 210::Samfunnsøkonomi: 212 [VDP], Child health, India

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publication . Master thesis . 2013

Child Health and Immunization – An Indian Perspective: A study on immunization strategies for improving child health in India

Francis, Shefin Vellara;