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Richard J Milne and Stephen Vander Hoorn (2010)

Burden and cost of hospital admissions for vaccine-preventable paediatric pneumococcal disease and non-typable Haemophilus influenzae otitis media in New Zealand.

Applied health economics and health policy, 8(5):281–300.

Streptococcus pneumoniae (Sp.) is a leading cause of paediatric bacterial meningitis, pneumonia and acute otitis media, as is non-typable Haemophilus influenzae (NTHi) for acute otitis media. In 2008, a 7-valent conjugated pneumococcal vaccine (PCV7) was included in the New Zealand (NZ) childhood immunization schedule.

Adolescent, Child, Child, Preschool, Female, Haemophilus Infections, Haemophilus influenzae, Hospital Costs, Hospitalization, Humans, Infant, Linear Models, Male, New Zealand, Otitis Media, Pneumococcal Infections, Pneumococcal Vaccines, Streptococcus pneumoniae
Adolescent, Child, Child, Preschool, Female, Haemophilus Infections, Haemophilus influenzae, Hospital Costs, Hospitalization, Humans, Infant, Linear Models, Male, New Zealand, Otitis Media, Pneumococcal Infections, Pneumococcal Vaccines, Streptococcus pneumoniae
 
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