Improving uptake of influenza vaccination among older people: a randomised controlled trial

@article{Arthur2002ImprovingUO,
  title={Improving uptake of influenza vaccination among older people: a randomised controlled trial},
  author={Antony J Arthur and Ruth J Matthews and Carol Jagger and Michael M. Clarke and Alison Hipkin and Dean P Bennison},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={2002},
  volume={52 482},
  pages={717-8, 720-2}
}
BACKGROUND The uptake of influenza vaccination among older people is suboptimal. Contact with a doctor or nurse is associated with older people deciding to accept influenza vaccination. AIM To compare different forms of approach in improving uptake of influenza vaccination among patients aged 75 years and over in primary care. DESIGN OF STUDY Randomised controlled trial. SETTING One large rural general practice serving the town and surrounding area of Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire… CONTINUE READING

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