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ERIC Number: EJ767222
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 5
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 30
ISSN: ISSN-0744-8481
Predictors of Meningococcal Vaccination among University Students
D'Heilly, Sarah; Ehlinger, Edward; Nichol, Kristin
Journal of American College Health, v55 n3 p169-173 Nov-Dec 2006
Invasive disease secondary to Neisseria meningitidis is a rare but devastating illness among university students. The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommends educating college freshmen about meningococcal disease and vaccinating all college freshmen who live in residence halls. We conducted this survey to gain a better understanding of current immunization rates and factors associated with vaccination.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Minnesota