Published in Law and Health Weekly, May 28th, 2005
According to recent research published in the journal Vaccine, "The immune response and serum nutritional status of 153 elderly residents of nursing homes (mean age 84.4 years) and 95 health care workers (mean age 36.8 years) were assessed before and after immunization with trivalent split-virus influenza vaccine. Post-vaccination titers of hemagglutination inhibition (HAI) antibody to A/H1N1 and B among the elderly were lower than those among workers, but the...
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