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Safety and immunogenicity of early Bacillus Calmette-Guérin vaccination in infants who are preterm and/or have low birth weights. A systematic review and meta-analysis

Abstract:

Importance: Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccination is commonly delayed in infants who are preterm and have low birth weights (LBW) despite the association of early vaccination with better vaccination coverage and potentially nonspecific benefits for survival.

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1001/jamapediatrics.2018.4038

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
Subgroup:
Tropical Medicine
Oxford college:
Nuffield College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1236-849X
Publisher:
American Medical Association Publisher's website
Journal:
JAMA Pediatrics Journal website
Volume:
173
Issue:
1
Pages:
75-85
Publication date:
2018-11-26
Acceptance date:
2018-09-19
DOI:
EISSN:
2168-6211
ISSN:
2168-6203
Pubs id:
pubs:934876
URN:
uri:3b2361ca-32db-45d5-ac00-321f5163d81b
UUID:
uuid:3b2361ca-32db-45d5-ac00-321f5163d81b
Local pid:
pubs:934876

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