Evaluating the uptake rate of the flu vaccination during pregnancy in England
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Evaluating the uptake rate of the flu vaccination during pregnancy in England

Vari Drennan Professor of healthcare and policy research, St George’s University of London and Kingston University, London

Maternal vaccination programmes in the UK aim to protect pregnant women and their young babies against seasonal influenza and babies from birth against pertussis. However, the rate of uptake flu vaccination during pregnancy in England was only 42.3% in 2015-16.

Primary Health Care. 28, 2, 12-12. doi: 10.7748/phc.28.2.12.s12

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