Accession Number:

ADA496958

Title:

Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness Among US Military Basic Trainees, 2005-06 Season

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

NAVAL HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Report Date:

2007-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Virtually all U.S. military basic trainees receive seasonal influenza vaccination. Surveillance data collected from December 2005 through March 2006 were evaluated to estimate effectiveness of the influenza vaccine at six military basic training centers throughout the United States. Vaccine effectiveness against laboratory-confirmed influenza was 92 95 CI, 85-96.

Subject Categories:

  • Pharmacology
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE