Herd immunity alters the conditions for performing dose schedule comparisons: an individual-based model of pneumococcal carriage

BMC Infectious Diseases
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Research article
Herd immunity alters the conditions for performing dose schedule comparisons: an individual-based model of pneumococcal carriage
There is great interest in the use of reduced dosing schedules for pneumococcal conjugate vaccines, a strategy premised on maintaining an acceptable level of protection against disease and carriage of the orga…
Authors: Alan Yang, Francisco Cai and Marc Lipsitch
Citation: BMC Infectious Diseases 2019 19:227
Published on: 5 March 2019