TITLE

Cost-Effectiveness of Pneumococcal Vaccination of Older People: A Study in 5 Western European Countries

AUTHOR(S)
Ament, A.; Baltussen, R.; Duru, G.; Rigaud-Bully, C.; De Graeve, D.; Örtqvist, A.; Jönsson, B.; Verhaegen, J.; Gaillat, J.; Christie, P.; Cifre, A. Salazar; Vivas, D.; Loiseau, C.; Fedson, D. S.
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;8/1/2000, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p444
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which determined the cost effectiveness of pneumococcal vaccination of older people in several Western European countries. Evidence of vaccination effectiveness against invasive pneumococcal disease; Differences in hospitalization costs for invasive pneumococcal disease; Hospital discharge diagnosis of pneumococcal pneumonia.
ACCESSION #
5142789

 

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