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Evidence of Vaccine Protection Among Thai Medical Students and Implications for Occupational Health

  • Panudda Srichomkwun (a1), Anucha Apisarnthanarak (a1), Kanokporn Thongphubeth (a1), Chananart Yuekyen (a1) and Linda M. Mundy (a2)...

Abstract

In a cross-sectional study of Thai medical students, we compared the seroprevalence of antibody to measles virus, rubella virus, varicella zoster virus, hepatitis A virus, and hepatitis B virus with self-reports of prior infection or vaccination. Self-report predicted immunity to varicella zoster virus only. These data contribute to risk assessment and occupational health strategies in this resource-limited setting.

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Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasart University Hospital, Pratumthani, Thailand 12120(anapisarn@yahoo.com)

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Evidence of Vaccine Protection Among Thai Medical Students and Implications for Occupational Health

  • Panudda Srichomkwun (a1), Anucha Apisarnthanarak (a1), Kanokporn Thongphubeth (a1), Chananart Yuekyen (a1) and Linda M. Mundy (a2)...

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