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Dengue vaccine deemed acceptable by most doctors, fewer parents

Key clinical point: Most doctors, but fewer parents, found the idea of protecting children with Dengue vaccine acceptable.
Major finding: Approximately one-third of the parents said they were willing to vaccinate their children, one-third were unwilling, and one-third were unsure.
Study details: Review of data from 102 physicians in Puerto Rico.
Disclosures: Dr. Esqulin reported having no conflicts.


Esquilin E. 2020. February meeting of the CDC Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) presentation.