European ADULT IMMUNISATION HUB

Archive: February 2016

A petition to increase vaccine coverage to all children up to at least 11 years has gained more than 640,000 signatures.

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The Guardian US interactive team model the effects of measles vaccination of 10 different communities to demonstrate the effects of herd immunisation

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A new study in the International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy finds that pharmacy flu vaccination services complement those provided by GPs and increase uptake

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Insights from a mathematical model in a country with universal varicella vaiccination, as published in Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics

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Amid growing ‘mistrust’ of vaccination, French Health Minister Marisol Touraine launches new measures to increase confidence in immunisation (includes French language article)

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NASA receives grants and contracts totaling $80,000 to investigate why the disease is more aggressive in space

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A firsthand account of one medic’s life or death encounter with a measles-pneumonia patient

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New study finds hybrid fear and guilt inducing messages increase HPV vaccination intentions among 18-26 year olds greater than fear alone

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A new policy barring unvaccinated children from enrolling in childcare centres has boosted vaccination rates in Australia. Could mandatory measures improve adult vaccination in Europe?

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