Addressing the challenges to immunization practice with an economic algorithm for vaccine selection.

@article{Weniger1998AddressingTC,
  title={Addressing the challenges to immunization practice with an economic algorithm for vaccine selection.},
  author={Bruce G. Weniger and Robert T. Chen and Sheldon H. Jacobson and Edward C. Sewell and Robert Deuson and John Livengood and Walter A. Orenstein},
  journal={Vaccine},
  year={1998},
  volume={16 19},
  pages={1885-97}
}
The biotechnology revolution is producing a growing bounty of new vaccines which pose difficult choices in selecting among many products. Some major public and private purchasers of vaccine may offer individual physicians and clinics their choice in assembling vaccine inventories. Others might purchase only a limited stock of products that would satisfactorily immunize a typical child. In either case, current vaccine selection decisions are based principally on purchase price alone without… CONTINUE READING