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