Measuring the Benefits of Mass Vaccination Programs in the United States

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Measuring the Benefits of Mass Vaccination Programs in the United States
by Hector Magno and Beatrice Golomb
Vaccines 2020, 8(4), 561; https://doi.org/10.3390/vaccines8040561 – 29 Sep 2020
Abstract
Since the late 1940s, mass vaccination programs in the USA have contributed to the significantly reduced morbidity and mortality of infectious diseases. To assist the evaluation of the benefits of mass vaccination programs, the number of individuals who would have suffered death or…