Published in Vaccine Weekly, June 1st, 2005
According to published research from the United States, "trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine (TIV) is recommended for all children ages 6 to 23 months. Delivering two doses of TIV at least 4 weeks apart to young children receiving this vaccine for the first time is challenging."
"We compared the immunogenicity and reactogenicity of the standard 2-dose regimen of TIV administered in the fall with an early schedule of a single spring dose followed by a fall dose of the same vaccine in healthy toddlers 6 to 23 months of age," wrote...
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