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Two for one influenza immunisation: mothers and infants
  1. R J P José
  1. Dr R J P José, CMT 2, Royal Bolton Hospital, Bolton, UK; rjpj{at}

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The World Health Organization recommends immunisation of pregnant women with inactivated influenza vaccine to reduce the risks associated with influenza infection in mothers and infants; however, the vaccine is not licensed for infants under 6 months of age.

This prospective blinded randomised controlled trial assessed the safety and immunogenicity of pneumococcal vaccine (control group) and the clinical efficacy of …

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