Effectiveness of pneumococcal conjugate vaccination against invasive pneumococcal disease among children with and those without HIV infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis

BMC Infectious Diseases
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Research article
Effectiveness of pneumococcal conjugate vaccination against invasive pneumococcal disease among children with and those without HIV infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis
HIV-infected children are at a higher risk of Invasive Pneumococcal Disease (IPD) and its mortality, even in the era of antiretroviral therapy. Therefore, an effective vaccination strategy would be beneficial….
Authors: Hossein Molavi Vardanjani, Hodjat Borna and Ali Ahmadi
Citation: BMC Infectious Diseases 2019 19:685
Published on: 5 August 2019