Decline in Pneumonia Admissions After Routine Childhood Immunization with Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in the USA: A Time-Series Analysis

Published in The Lancet, this article assesses the effect of routine infant immunization with seven-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV7) on rates of all-cause and pneumococcal pneumonia admissions. ABSTRACT ONLY. (Learn how users in developing countries can gain free access to journal articles.)

Author(s): Grijalva CG, Nuorti JP, Arbogast PG, et al.

Published: 2007

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    Citation: Grijalva CG, Nuorti JP, Arbogast PG, et al. Decline in Pneumonia Admissions After Routine Childhood Immunization with Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in the USA: A Time-series Analysis. The Lancet. 2007;369(9568):1179-1186.