Influenza vaccination.

  title={Influenza vaccination.},
  author={Michael A. Riddiough and Jane E. Sisk and John C. Bell},
  volume={249 23},
Cost-effectiveness analysis was used to evaluate influenza vaccination. From 1971-1972 through 1977-1978, vaccination of an elderly person 65 years of age or older saved net medical care costs while improving health. Vaccination of younger high-risk adults aged 15 through 64 years also improved health for a low net cost per year of healthy life gained. By covering influenza vaccination during those years, the Medicare program would have incurred a net cost for each vaccination of $13 per year… CONTINUE READING

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