Improving influenza vaccination rates of high-risk inner-city children over 2 intervention years.

@article{Zimmerman2006ImprovingIV,
  title={Improving influenza vaccination rates of high-risk inner-city children over 2 intervention years.},
  author={Richard Kent Zimmerman and Alejandro Hoberman and Mary Patricia Nowalk and Chyongchiou Jeng Lin and David P. Greenberg and Stuart T. Weinberg and Feng Shou Ko and Dwight E. Fox},
  journal={Annals of family medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={4 6},
  pages={534-40}
}
PURPOSE Influenza immunization rates among children with high-risk medical conditions are disappointingly low, and relatively few data are available on raising rates, particularly over 2 years. We wanted to determine whether interventions tailored to individual practice sites improve influenza immunization rates among high-risk children in inner-city health centers over 2 years. METHOD A before-after trial to improve influenza immunization of children was conducted at 5 inner-city health… CONTINUE READING

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