Influenza vaccination: do the aged reap the benefit?

  title={Influenza vaccination: do the aged reap the benefit?},
  author={Rosemary Morgan and Debra King and Chris J Turnbull},
  journal={Postgraduate medical journal},
  volume={71 831},
An audit of 100 elderly in-patients with appropriate medical conditions revealed that 63% had not been vaccinated this winter. 74% would have accepted vaccination if offered. A general practitioner questionnaire found that 42% relied on elderly patients coming forward and requesting vaccination. Unfortunately, many elderly patients are still missing out on… CONTINUE READING