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Under the skin: listening to the voices of older people in influenza immunisation

 

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Under the skin: listening to the voices of older people in influenza immunisation

A report from International Longevity Centre UK report finds that attitudes of older adults to influenza immunisation are a significant factor in influencing the vaccination rates.

 It argues that efforts to increase the vaccination coverage rates among the older population need to move beyond associating age with vulnerability and towards presenting immunisation as a positive and healthy lifestyle choice. More....