Demographic and socioeconomic determinants of influenza vaccination disparities among university students.

@article{Uddin2010DemographicAS,
  title={Demographic and socioeconomic determinants of influenza vaccination disparities among university students.},
  author={Monica Uddin and Gina Cherkowski and Guanglong Liu and Jianduan Zhang and Arnold S. Monto and Allison E Aiello},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2010},
  volume={64 9},
  pages={808-13}
}
BACKGROUND The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices encourages dormitory residents to receive influenza vaccination. To our knowledge, there are no studies that have directly examined factors associated with vaccination uptake among university students residing in dormitories. We therefore sought to examine the influence of demographic, social and health behaviours on influenza vaccination coverage among college dormitory students. METHODS Cross-sectional analysis of baseline… CONTINUE READING