Rotavirus Vaccines and Health Care Utilization for Diarrhea in US Children, 2001-2015.

BACKGROUND Rotavirus vaccination was introduced in the United States in 2006. Our objectives were to examine reductions in diarrhea-associated health care utilization after rotavirus vaccine implementation and to assess direct vaccine effectiveness (VE) in US children. METHODS Retrospective cohort study using claims data of US children under 5 years of… CONTINUE READING