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The impact of childhood pneumococcal vaccination on hospital admissions in England: a whole population observational study

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Background: Pneumococcal infections are major causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. We use routine hospital admissions data and time-series modelling analysis to estimate the impact of the seven and thirteen valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccines (PCV7 and PCV13) on hospital admissions due to pneumococcal disease in England.
Methods: Hospital admissions for pneumococcal meningitis, bacteraemia and pneumonia between January 1, 2003 and Dec... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12879-019-4119-8

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Unknown
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Publisher:
Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Infectious Diseases Journal website
Volume:
19
Issue:
2019
Article number:
510
Publication date:
2019-06-10
Acceptance date:
2019-05-21
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EISSN:
1471-2334
Source identifiers:
1030994
Language:
English
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2019-09-27

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