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Table 4 Pneumococcal and influenza vaccine eligibility, recommendations and uptake rates

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

  Community-based population Hospital-based population  
n = 150 n = 149 p
IV taken this year 66 (44.0%) 72 (48.3%) 0.42
IV taken yearly 48 (32.0%) 73 (49.0%) 0.003
PV advised 7 (4.7%) 6 (4.0%) 1
PV taken 3 (2.0%) 4 (2.4%) 0.79
Reminded this year 76 (51.3%) 81(54.4%) 0.56
IV recommended 97 (64.7%) 109 (73.2%) 0.13