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Family physicians beliefs and attitudes regarding adult pneumococcal and influenza immunization in Lebanon

Family Practice

Jul 13, 2011

Maya H RomaniGhassan N Hamadeh

Abstract

Influenza and pneumococcal diseases are responsible for more deaths than all other vaccine-preventable diseases combined. Despite all efforts, the vaccination rate is below target. To assess knowledge and beliefs of family physicians in Lebanon regarding influenza and pneumococcal vacci...read more

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Physicians, Family
Electronic Health Records
Vaccines
Influenza virus vaccine
Influenza
Family Medicine (Field)
Vaccination
Immunization Domain
Trivalent influenza vaccine
Best Practices
Paper Details
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Family physicians beliefs and attitudes regarding adult pneumococcal and influenza immunization in Lebanon

Family Practice

Jul 13, 2011

Maya H RomaniGhassan N Hamadeh

PMID: 21746697

DOI: 10.1093/fampra/cmr038

Abstract

Influenza and pneumococcal diseases are responsible for more deaths than all other vaccine-preventable diseases combined. Despite all efforts, the vaccination rate is below target. To assess knowledge and beliefs of family physicians in Lebanon regarding influenza and pneumococcal vacci...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Physicians, Family
Electronic Health Records
Vaccines
Influenza virus vaccine
Influenza
Family Medicine (Field)
Vaccination
Immunization Domain
Trivalent influenza vaccine
Best Practices

Similar Papers Found In These Feeds

Paper Details
References
  • References15
  • Citations8
12
  • References15
  • Citations8
1
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