Knowledge and Attitude towards Vaccination among Healthcare Workers: A Multicenter Cross-Sectional Study in a Southern Italian Region

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Knowledge and Attitude towards Vaccination among Healthcare Workers: A Multicenter Cross-Sectional Study in a Southern Italian Region
by Giuseppe Di Martino , Pamela Di Giovanni , Arturo Di Girolamo , Piera Scampoli , Fabrizio Cedrone , Michela D’Addezio , Francesca Meo , Ferdinando Romano , Maria Bernadette Di Sciascio and Tommaso Staniscia
Vaccines 2020, 8(2), 248; https://doi.org/10.3390/vaccines8020248 – 24 May 2020
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Abstract
Background: In Italy, the loss of confidence towards vaccination resulted in low vaccine coverage, also among healthcare workers (HCWs). Indeed, low vaccination coverage among HCWs can lead to dangerous outbreaks of disease, reduce productivity, and increase absenteeism. The aim of this study …