A Population-Based Cohort Study of Undervaccination in 8 Managed Care Organizations Across the United States. | Neonatology | JAMA Pediatrics | JAMA Network

Glanz et al evaluated the trends in undervaccination in a population of 323 247 children aged 2 to 24 months and compared health care utilization rates between the undervaccinated and age-appropriately vaccinated children. See also the editorial by Opel and Marcuse.

Source: A Population-Based Cohort Study of Undervaccination in 8 Managed Care Organizations Across the United States. | Neonatology | JAMA Pediatrics | JAMA Network

 

“Children who were undervaccinated because of parental choice had lower rates of outpatient visits, lower rates of ED encounters, and no significant difference in inpatient admission rates compared with age-appropriately vaccinated children.”

So…if your child gets all 53 vaccines on time they will be significantly more likely to require medical attention.

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