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Estimating primary care attendance rates for fever in infants after meningococcal B vaccination in England using national syndromic surveillance data

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In September 2015, the United Kingdom became the first country to introduce the multicomponent group B meningococcal vaccine (4CMenB) into a national infant immunisation programme. In early clinical trials 51–61% of infants developed a fever when 4CMenB was administered with other routine vaccines. Whilst administration of prophylactic paracetamol is advised, up to 3% of parents may seek medical advice for fever following vaccination. We used research-level ... Expand abstract
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ORCID:
0000-0001-8543-477X
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Vaccine More from this journal
Volume:
36
Issue:
4
Pages:
565-571
Publication date:
2017-12-13
Acceptance date:
2017-11-28
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EISSN:
1873-2518
ISSN:
0264-410X
Pmid:
29246475
Language:
English
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pubs:1013731
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uuid:073dc7e0-aa01-4690-a189-5be2f52ac323
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pubs:1013731
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1013731
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2019-11-19

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