Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, May 24th, 2006
According to recent research from the United States, "This study was a retrospective, pre-intervention and post-intervention evaluation of influenza and pneumococcal vaccination among hospitalized patients eligible for vaccination. The authors abstracted 1,476 randomly sampled patient charts to compare vaccination before (2002) or after (2003) implementation of vaccination policies in four Michigan hospitals. In addition, they assessed completeness of vaccine assessment forms, evaluated reasons for nonvaccination, and conducted interviews with hospital staff."
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