TITLE

Cost a barrier for self-paid vaccination in Poland

PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;11/2/2013, Issue 690, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the results of a study which appeared in an article by M Ganczak et al. in the October 8, 2013 issue of "Vaccine," revealing that immunisation coverage for self-paid vaccines among children aged 0-5 years in Poland is largely shaped by the cost of the vaccine.
ACCESSION #
91734389

 

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