Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic.

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    • Abstract:
      Measles epidemics are still a public health challenge worldwide, necessitating a rapid response. The Jerusalem District Health Office applied a community-oriented intervention during the 2018–2019 epidemic (2150 notified cases). Program development targeted the socioeconomic and cultural characteristics of high-incidence Jewish ultraorthodox communities. Health care and community collaboration led to coverage rates of measles vaccination increasing from 80% to 95% within three months and a significant decline in incidence. Epidemic preparedness calls for maintaining the infrastructure of countermeasures combined with sustaining immunization coverage. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
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    • Full Text Word Count:
      1690
    • ISSN:
      0090-0036
    • Accession Number:
      10.2105/AJPH.2019.305343
    • Accession Number:
      139529092
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    • ABNT:
      STEIN-ZAMIR, C. et al. Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic. American Journal of Public Health, [s. l.], v. 109, n. 12, p. 1714–1716, 2019. DOI 10.2105/AJPH.2019.305343. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=139529092. Acesso em: 28 nov. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Stein-Zamir C, Abramson N, Edelstein N, Shoob H, Zentner G, Zimmerman DR. Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic. American Journal of Public Health. 2019;109(12):1714-1716. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2019.305343
    • APA:
      Stein-Zamir, C., Abramson, N., Edelstein, N., Shoob, H., Zentner, G., & Zimmerman, D. R. (2019). Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic. American Journal of Public Health, 109(12), 1714–1716. https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2019.305343
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Stein-Zamir, Chen, Nitza Abramson, Naomi Edelstein, Hanna Shoob, Gary Zentner, and Deena R. Zimmerman. 2019. “Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic.” American Journal of Public Health 109 (12): 1714–16. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2019.305343.
    • Harvard:
      Stein-Zamir, C. et al. (2019) ‘Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic’, American Journal of Public Health, 109(12), pp. 1714–1716. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2019.305343.
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Stein-Zamir, C, Abramson, N, Edelstein, N, Shoob, H, Zentner, G & Zimmerman, DR 2019, ‘Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic’, American Journal of Public Health, vol. 109, no. 12, pp. 1714–1716, viewed 28 November 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Stein-Zamir, Chen, et al. “Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic.” American Journal of Public Health, vol. 109, no. 12, Dec. 2019, pp. 1714–1716. EBSCOhost, doi:10.2105/AJPH.2019.305343.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Stein-Zamir, Chen, Nitza Abramson, Naomi Edelstein, Hanna Shoob, Gary Zentner, and Deena R. Zimmerman. “Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic.” American Journal of Public Health 109, no. 12 (December 2019): 1714–16. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2019.305343.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Stein-Zamir C, Abramson N, Edelstein N, Shoob H, Zentner G, Zimmerman DR. Community-Oriented Epidemic Preparedness and Response to the Jerusalem 2018–2019 Measles Epidemic. American Journal of Public Health [Internet]. 2019 Dec [cited 2020 Nov 28];109(12):1714–6. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=139529092