Published in Vaccine Weekly, March 1st, 2006
"To evaluate the attitudes of pediatric healthcare workers (HCWs) toward influenza vaccination and to increase their rate of immunization, a survey was conducted among pediatric HCWs using an anonymous questionnaire. Survey results were used to design an intervention to increase the immunization rate of staff. Immunization rates before (2003-2004) and after (2004-2005) intervention were assessed using immunization clinic records," scientists in Switzerland report.
"Among vaccine nonrecipients, doubts about the efficacy and necessity of influenza immunization were prevalent and...
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