Published in Vaccine Weekly, July 13th, 2005
According to a study from the United States, "Influenza causes mortality and morbidity in the frail elderly population. Influenza prevention and mitigation models need to be developed for this population. An observational study at a Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) during years 1999-2004 included frail elderly adults who meet the state Medicaid requirements for nursing home placement.
"Over 91% of participants have been...
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