The rise in travel-associated measles infections—GeoSentinel, 2015–2019

Journal of Travel Medicine
Volume 26, Issue 6, 2019
https://academic.oup.com/jtm/issue/26/6

 

The rise in travel-associated measles infections—GeoSentinel, 2015–2019
Kristina M Angelo, Michael Libman, Philippe Gautret, Elizabeth Barnett, Martin P Grobusch
Journal of Travel Medicine, Volume 26, Issue 6, 2019, taz046, https://doi.org/10.1093/jtm/taz046
The global threat of measles in recent years affects international travelers, and is acquired in both endemic and outbreak settings. The number of measles cases reported to GeoSentinel has risen each year since 2015 and demonstrates a high median age, short travel duration, and low measles