Findings From a Rapid Assessment Survey in 100 Aspirational Blocks to Improve RI Coverage In Uttar Pradesh

Under the Uttar Pradesh Routine Immunization Strengthening Project, UP TSU conducted a comprehensive community-based study to understand the coverage of routine immunization in 100 focused blocks of the state. This evidence brief highlights the findings from this rapid assessment survey to learn about the effective coverage, persisting gaps, and implementation opportunities to improve immunization coverage.

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Missed Opportunities for Co-administered Vaccines (MoCVs): Impact on the Progress of Full Immunization Coverage

Under the Uttar Pradesh Routine Immunization Strengthening Project, UP TSU conducted a comprehensive community-based study to understand the coverage of routine immunization in 100 focused blocks of the state. This evidence brief brings out findings related to the impact on the progress of full immunization coverage with respect to the missed opportunities for co-administered vaccines.

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Assessing the Timeliness in Routine Immunization

Under the Uttar Pradesh Routine Immunization Strengthening Project, UP TSU conducted a comprehensive community-based study to understand the coverage of routine immunization in 100 focused blocks of the state. This evidence brief highlights the findings related to timeliness in vaccination using data from a rapid assessment survey to understand the timely coverage of the applicable vaccines included in the immunization schedule.

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Childhood Immunization made Easy: Paracetamol syrup for AEFI related dropout management

Vaccines protect us against several diseases and are safe. They can cause mild side effects – fever or pain. Apprehensions due to AEFI have been identified as a primary cause for dropouts in children. Paracetamol is the preferred medicine for treating fever and pain. This brief highlights the efforts by the Government of Uttar Pradesh to enhance the availability, adequacy and utilization of Syrup Paracetamol in UP, with support from UP TSU.

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