Vaccination Status, Knowledge, and Acceptance of Adult Vaccinations against Respiratory Illness among Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Patients with diabetes mellitus are more prone to develop infections with influenza virus and pneumococcus. Once they develop respiratory infections, they are twice more likely to die of complication related to the infection. Although there are no Indian guidelines, recent publications have recommended vaccination in patients with diabetes of all ages. Our… CONTINUE READING