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Table 1 WHO and ACIP recommendations for influenza vaccination 2012

From: Predictors of yearly influenza vaccination in hospitalized and community based patients

Influenza Vaccination
WHO recommendations ACIP recommendations
Pregnant women at any stage of pregnancy Pregnant women and neonates
Children aged 6 months to 5 years All persons more than 6 months who do not have contraindications
Elderly individuals > 65 years Adults aged > 65 years
Individuals with chronic medical conditions Adults with chronic medical conditions
Healthcare workers Immunocompromised persons