Impact of a pentavalent combination vaccine on immunization timeliness in a state Medicaid population.

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BACKGROUND Use of combination vaccines has been associated with improved coverage rates, but their effect on timeliness remains to be explored. This study assessed the effect of diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis/hepatitis B/inactivated polio vaccine (DTaP/HepB/IPV) on the timeliness of vaccine administration. METHODS This retrospective cohort study… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/INF.0b013e318187d047

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@article{Happe2009ImpactOA, title={Impact of a pentavalent combination vaccine on immunization timeliness in a state Medicaid population.}, author={Laura Elizabeth Happe and Orsolya E. Lunacsek and Denise T. Kruzikas and Gary S. Marshall}, journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal}, year={2009}, volume={28 2}, pages={98-101} }