Hib vaccine coverage in children attending day care/nursery school in East York.

@article{Whiting1990HibVC,
  title={Hib vaccine coverage in children attending day care/nursery school in East York.},
  author={C M Whiting and Richard Schabas and Mary Jane Ashley},
  journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique},
  year={1990},
  volume={81 2},
  pages={
          152-5
        }
}
This survey assessed Haemophilus influenzae b vaccine coverage and factors affecting compliance in children at increased risk. A telephone survey was conducted of a random sample of 75 children, aged 24-60 months, attending licensed day care/nursery schools in East York. 96% of the sample was surveyed; only 51% were vaccinated. Older children were less likely to be immunized and there were more single-parent families among the non-vaccinated. The age, educational level and country of birth of… CONTINUE READING

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