Barriers Associated with Seasonal Influenza Vaccination among College Students.

@article{Benjamin2016BarriersAW,
  title={Barriers Associated with Seasonal Influenza Vaccination among College Students.},
  author={Stephanie M. Benjamin and Kaitlin O. Bahr},
  journal={Influenza research and treatment},
  year={2016},
  volume={2016},
  pages={
          4248071
        }
}
Influenza can spread rapidly on college campuses because of high-density living conditions and frequent social interactions. However, seasonal influenza vaccination rates on college campuses are low. The purpose of this study is to identify barriers associated with receipt of the seasonal influenza vaccination. Questionnaires were completed by a convenience sample of 383 undergraduate students in January 2014. Data were analyzed to identify barriers associated with receiving the seasonal… CONTINUE READING
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