Rotavirus Vaccination of Infants Delayed and Limited within the National Immunization Programme in the Netherlands: An Opportunity Lost

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Open Access Article
Rotavirus Vaccination of Infants Delayed and Limited within the National Immunization Programme in the Netherlands: An Opportunity Lost
by Florian Zeevat, Evgeni Dvortsin, Abrham Wondimu, Jan C. Wilschut, Cornelis Boersma and Maarten J. Postma
Vaccines 2021, 9(2), 144; https://doi.org/10.3390/vaccines9020144 (registering DOI) – 10 Feb 2021
Abstract
In this study, we estimated the benefits of rotavirus vaccination for infants had the rotavirus vaccine been introduced in the Netherlands as of its market authorization in 2006. An age-structured, deterministic cohort model was developed to simulate different birth cohorts over a period…