Reasons for non-vaccination: Parental vaccine hesitancy and the childhood influenza vaccination school pilot programme in England.

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INTRODUCTION In 2013, the annual influenza immunisation programme in England was extended to children to reduce the burden of influenza, but uptake was sub-optimal at 53.2%. AIM To explore the reasons some parents decided not to vaccinate their child against influenza as part of the pilot programme offered in schools. METHODS Cross-sectional qualitative… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.08.016

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@article{Paterson2017ReasonsFN, title={Reasons for non-vaccination: Parental vaccine hesitancy and the childhood influenza vaccination school pilot programme in England.}, author={Pauline Paterson and Tracey Chantler and Heidi J. Larson}, journal={Vaccine}, year={2017} }