Overall effectiveness of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines: An economic analysis of PHiD-CV and PCV-13 in the immunization of infants in Italy

@inproceedings{Castiglia2017OverallEO,
  title={Overall effectiveness of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines: An economic analysis of PHiD-CV and PCV-13 in the immunization of infants in Italy},
  author={Paolo Castiglia and Lorenzo Pradelli and Stefano Castagna and Veronica Freguglia and Giorgio Pal{\`u} and Susanna Esposito},
  booktitle={Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics},
  year={2017}
}
Pneumococcal diseases are associated with a significant clinical and economic burden. The 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV-7) has been used for the immunization of newborns against invasive pneumococcal diseases (IPD) in Italy while now, the pneumococcal non-typeable Haemophilus influenzae protein D conjugate vaccine (PHiD-CV) and the 13-valent… CONTINUE READING