European ADULT IMMUNISATION HUB

Archive: October 2016

The UK’s National Institute for Health Research produces new infographic demonstrating the cost effectiveness of immunisation.

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The Sydney Morning Herald has posted an interesting comment piece about low vaccination rates among adults, highlighting some of the benefits and barriers to, vaccinating adults.

The comment is available here 

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New research reported in the Daily Mail finds that “vaccine-preventable diseases among adults cost the U.S. economy $8.95 billion in 2015”. The Daily Mail reports that Eighty per cent of this spending was used to treat unvaccinated individuals. They highlight that flu, pneumococcal disease and shingles pose the biggest cost to healt

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