Countering Vaccine Hesitancy.

Published

Journal Article (Review)

Immunizations have led to a significant decrease in rates of vaccine-preventable diseases and have made a significant impact on the health of children. However, some parents express concerns about vaccine safety and the necessity of vaccines. The concerns of parents range from hesitancy about some immunizations to refusal of all vaccines. This clinical report provides information about addressing parental concerns about vaccination.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Edwards, KM; Hackell, JM; COMMITTEE ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES, THE COMMITTEE ON PRACTICE AND AMBULATORY MEDICINE,

Published Date

  • September 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 138 / 3

PubMed ID

  • 27573088

Pubmed Central ID

  • 27573088

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1098-4275

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0031-4005

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1542/peds.2016-2146

Language

  • eng