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Vaccines for preventing influenza in healthy children.

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BACKGROUND: In children and adults the consequences of influenza are mainly absences from school and work, however the risk of complications is greatest in children and people over 65 years old. OBJECTIVES: To appraise all comparative studies evaluating the effects of influenza vaccines in healthy children; assess vaccine efficacy (prevention of confirmed influenza) and effectiveness (prevention of influenza-like illness) and document adverse events associated with receiving influenza vaccine...

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Demicheli, V More by this author
Di Pietrantonj, C More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences, PHC-Paediatrics
Jefferson, T More by this author
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Journal:
The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Issue:
1
Pages:
CD004879
Publication date:
2006
DOI:
EISSN:
1469-493X
URN:
uuid:8a4bac99-0c09-446f-a4a7-965f06ba8db9
Source identifiers:
116373
Local pid:
pubs:116373

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