Disease data from ECDC Surveillance Atlas
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Review of outbreaks and barriers to MMR vaccination coverage among hard to reach populations in European countries
A collaborative approach to investigating the risk of thrombocytopenic purpura after measles-mumps-rubella vaccination in England and Denmark
Prevention and control
Immunisation is the only effective method of prevention. Mumps vaccine is given in the form of the combined trivalent measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine in all European countries with a first dose at or before 18 months of age.