Home About us Editorial board Search Ahead of print Current issue Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts Login 
Print this page Email this page Users Online: 175
VIEWPOINT
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 20-24

Vaccination in controlling COVID pandemic in India: A SWOT analysis


Department of Community Medicine, AIIMS, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Arvind Singh Kushwaha
Department of Community Medicine, AIIMS, Nagpur, Maharashtra
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/mjdrdypu.mjdrdypu_72_21

Rights and Permissions

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has been unstoppable across the globe and India. The application of strategy “test, track and treat” has not been sufficient in halting the pandemic. Arrival of vaccines on the horizon has raised hopes of termination of pandemic in the near future. It should be emphasized that epidemiological relevance, efficacy, safety, operational feasibility, and social acceptance are minimum prerequisites for successful implementation of a new vaccination campaign. The ambitious launch of COVID vaccination by India at the juncture of a declining pandemic needs to be discussed in relation to its timing, economic implications, and ramifications on public health. This article aims to analyze this vaccination strategy.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed3253    
    Printed26    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded39    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal