An increase in Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccination among preschool-aged children in inner-city Los Angeles, 1990 through 1992.
Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) vaccination coverage and disease incidence were measured among preschool-aged children residing in inner-city Los Angeles.
Among children 1.5 to 14 months of age, vaccination coverage of at least one dose increased from 0% in 1990 to 82% (95% confidence interval [CI]=73%, 91%) in 1992.
Among children 15 to 59 months old, vaccination coverage of at least one Hib dose administered at or after age 15 months increased from 35% (95% CI=29%, 41%) in 1990 to 63% (95% CI=56%, 70%) in 1992.
Mots-clés Pascal : Bactériose, Infection, Haemophilus influenzae, Pasteurellaceae, Bactérie, Vaccination, Prévention, Nourrisson, Homme, Enfant, Age préscolaire, Immunoprotection, Incidence, Californie, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Los Angeles
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Bacteriosis, Infection, Haemophilus influenzae, Pasteurellaceae, Bacteria, Vaccination, Prevention, Infant, Human, Child, Preschool age, Immunoprotection, Incidence, California, United States, North America, America
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Code Inist : 002B05B02P. Création : 09/06/1995.