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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

  

Core Curriculum on Tuberculosis, 2000

Chapter 9
BCG Vaccination

Endnotes

  1. Rodrigues LC, Diwan VK, Wheeler JG. Protective effect of BCG against tuberculous meningitis and miliary tuberculosis: a meta-analysis. Int J Epidemiol 1993;22:1154-8.
  2. Colditz GA, Brewer TF, Berkey CS, et al. Efficacy of BCG vaccine in the prevention of tuberculosis: meta-analysis of the published literature. JAMA 1994;271:698-702.
  3. Smith PG. Case-control studies of the efficacy of BCG against tuberculosis. In: International Union Against Tuberculosis, ed. Proceedings of the XXVIth IUATLD World Conference on Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases. Singapore: Professional Postgraduate Services International, 1987:73-9.

 


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