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Pandemic influenza A (H1N1) 2009 vaccination in children: A UK perspective

Abstract:

Pandemic H1N1 influenza infection was common in the UK in 2009 and children were particularly vulnerable. Most cases were mild or subclinical, but there was significant mortality, predominantly in those with pre-existing disease. Despite the rapid development of monovalent pandemic vaccines, and the fast-tracked approval process, these products were not available for large-scale use until the end of the second wave of infection. Vaccine uptake was relatively low, both among children and healt...

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10.1111/jpc.12037

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
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Author
Journal:
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health More from this journal
Volume:
49
Issue:
3
Publication date:
2013-03-01
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EISSN:
1440-1754
ISSN:
1034-4810
Language:
English
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pubs:394183
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uuid:c72752d0-5b1c-4226-803e-755b8b235d0a
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pubs:394183
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394183
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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