Systematic review of qualitative studies exploring parental beliefs and attitudes toward childhood vaccination identifies common barriers to vaccination.

@article{Mills2005SystematicRO,
  title={Systematic review of qualitative studies exploring parental beliefs and attitudes toward childhood vaccination identifies common barriers to vaccination.},
  author={Edward Mills and Alejandro Alex R Jadad and Charles P. Ross and Kumanan Wilson},
  journal={Journal of clinical epidemiology},
  year={2005},
  volume={58 11},
  pages={
          1081-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether a systematic review of qualitative studies can lead to identification of consistent themes across studies, using barriers toward childhood vaccination as an example. STUDY DESIGN AND SETTING We performed a systematic literature search of studies identified in 10 electronic databases. Two independent reviewers selected the relevant abstracts and articles, then extracted information. Content analysis methodology was used to create a coding template for barriers… CONTINUE READING
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