Barriers to vaccination in Latin America: A systematic literature review

Vaccine
Volume 38, Issue 3 Pages 411-708 (16 January 2020)
https://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/vaccine/vol/38/issue/2

 

Review article Open access
Barriers to vaccination in Latin America: A systematic literature review
Adriana Guzman-Holst, Rodrigo DeAntonio, David Prado-Cohrs, Patricia Juliao
Pages 470-481
Highlights
:: Individual/group influence is the main vaccination barrier in Latin America.
:: Low socio-economic group, less educated and age contribute to low vaccine uptake.
:: Education and trust in healthcare professionals enhances vaccine acceptance.
:: More data is needed within target population subgroups, countries and vaccine type.