Influenza immunization in older adults with and without cancer.

@article{Locher2012InfluenzaII,
  title={Influenza immunization in older adults with and without cancer.},
  author={Julie L. Locher and Andrew C. Rucks and Sharon A. Spencer and Gregory J Pettaway and Meredith L Kilgore},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={60 11},
  pages={2099-103}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare the likelihood of receiving an influenza immunization in older adults before and immediately after a cancer diagnosis occurring in 2001 and for the same time periods with older adults not diagnosed with cancer. DESIGN Retrospective analysis comparing influenza immunization rates of Medicare beneficiaries with and without a diagnosis… CONTINUE READING