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Impact of rotavirus vaccination on coverage and timing of pentavalent vaccination – experience from two Latin American countries

Authored by: Schweitzer, A., Pessler, F. and Akmatov, M.K.

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Key Idea

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

Published In

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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