Impact of vaccination on influenza mortality in children <5years old in Mexico.

@article{SnchezRamos2017ImpactOV,
  title={Impact of vaccination on influenza mortality in children <5years old in Mexico.},
  author={Evelyn L S{\'a}nchez-Ramos and Joel Mon{\'a}rrez-Espino and Daniel E Noyola},
  journal={Vaccine},
  year={2017},
  volume={35 9},
  pages={
          1287-1292
        }
}
BACKGROUND Influenza is a leading cause of respiratory tract infections among children. In Mexico, influenza vaccination was included in the National Immunization Program since 2004. However, the population health effects of the vaccine on children have not been fully described. Thus, we estimated the impact of influenza immunization in terms of mortality associated with this virus among children younger than 5years of age in Mexico. METHODS Mortality rates and years of life lost associated… CONTINUE READING
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