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Socio-psychological factors driving adult vaccination: a qualitative study.

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BACKGROUND

While immunization is one of the most effective and successful public health interventions, there are still up to 30,000 deaths in major developed economies each year due to vaccine-preventable diseases, almost all in adults. In the UK, despite comparatively high vaccination rates among ≧65 s (73%) and, to a lesser extent, at-risk ≤65 s (52%) in 2013/2014, over 10,000 excess deaths were reported the previous influenza season. Adult tetanus vaccines are not...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1371/journal.pone.0113503

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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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PLoS One Publisher's website
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PloS one Journal website
Volume:
9
Issue:
12
Pages:
e113503
Publication date:
2014-12-09
Acceptance date:
2014-10-24
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EISSN:
1932-6203
Source identifiers:
499834
Language:
English
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2014-12-20

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