Protecting Children with Cancer from Measles

Published online: 
09 August 2012
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Information for parents and others about how children and young people with cancer were affected by the measles outbreak in 2011.

The booklet is available to download and order from this page. You can also read it online.

This booklet is accompanied by a video where Leroy Beckett, who was undergoing cancer treatment during the 2011 outbreaks, talks about his fears about measles and how others being immunised is important to keep people like him safe.


Publishing information

  • Date of publication:
    09 August 2012
  • ISBN:
    978-0-478-39372-9 (print); 978-0-478-39373-6 (online)
  • HP number:
  • Citation:
    Ministry of Health. 2012. Protecting Children with Cancer from Measles. Wellington: Ministry of Health.
  • Ordering information:
    Only soft copy available to download
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