Improving uptake of influenza vaccination among older people: a randomised controlled trial

Antony J Arthur, Ruth J Matthews, Carol Jagger, Michael Clarke, Alison Hipkin, Dean P Bennison

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Abstract

The uptake of influenza vaccination among older people is suboptimal. Contact with a doctor or nurse is associated with older people deciding to accept influenza vaccination.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)717-8, 720-2
JournalBritish Journal of General Practice
Volume52
Issue number482
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2002

Keywords

  • Aged
  • England
  • Female
  • Health Promotion
  • Home Care Services
  • Humans
  • Influenza Vaccines
  • Influenza, Human
  • Male
  • Patient Acceptance of Health Care
  • Rural Health
  • Vaccination

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