Saturday, October 30, 2010

Community nurses in Hong Kong: only 27% reported willingness to accept swine flu vaccine in June 2009/BMC Infectious Disease

"Similar to previous findings conducted in hospital healthcare workers and nurses, we confirmed that the willingness of community nurses to accept influenza A (H1N1) vaccination is low. Future studies that evaluate interventions to address nurses' specific concerns or interventions that aim to raise the awareness among nurses on the importance of influenza A (H1N1) vaccination to protect vulnerable patient populations is needed."

The pdf of the full text article is here.

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