New opportunity for vaccinating older people: Well-child clinic visits

Arslan I., Beyazova U., Aksakal N., Polat S. , Camurdan A. D. , Sahin F.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, cilt.54, ss.45-51, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)


Background: Streptococcus pneumoniae causes considerable morbidity and mortality in the elderly. As aging of the population is making the health of the elderly a universal priority, preventive measures, such as vaccination, will become increasingly important.