VoICE Immunization Evidence: Synergies Between Health System Programs

Key Idea

An analysis of rotavirus vaccine introduction in two Latin American countries (Honduras and Peru) suggests that the introduction of the vaccine might have had a favorable impact on coverage and timing of other similarly scheduled vaccinations.

Schweitzer, A., Pessler, F. and Akmatov, M.K. 2016. Impact of rotavirus vaccination on coverage and timing of pentavalent vaccination – experience from two Latin American countries. Human Vaccines & Immunotherapeutics. 12(5):1250-56.

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