Vaccines for the elderly.

  title={Vaccines for the elderly.},
  author={Giuseppe Del Giudice and Birgit Weinberger and Beatrix Grubeck-Loebenstein},
  journal={Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
  volume={18 Suppl 5},
The aging of the human population is posing serious challenges to research and to public health authorities in order to prevent diseases that more frequently affect the elderly, a portion of the population that will increase more and more in the coming years. While some vaccines exist and are used in the elderly to effectively fight against some infections… CONTINUE READING