Rubella outbreak in an unvaccinated religious community in the Netherlands spreads to Canada

Publié le 1 Avril 2005
Mis à jour le 5 juillet 2019

There are indications that the rubella outbreak that started in September 2004 among members of a religious community in the Netherlands, first reported in Eurosurveillance on 3 March 2005, has spread to Canada. This outbreak is specifically affecting some unvaccinated groups within the Gereformeerde Gemeente in Nederland (Netherlands Reformed Community in the Netherlands, a Christian community). (Introduction)

Auteur : Hahne S, Macey J, Tipples G, Varughese P, King A, van Binnendijk R, Ruijs H, van Steenbergen J, Timen A, van Loon AM, de Melker H
Eurosurveillance. European communicable disease quarterly, 2005, vol. 10, n°. 4-6, p. 125-7