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Are we similar? Number of childhood infections treated at hospitals in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden
Inf hosp incidence
In this study, we looked at the number of hospital contacts of children up to 14 years old in the Nordic countries that were related to infectious diseases. We used national health registers and looked at both inpatient and outpatient contacts.
Revaccination with measles-mumps-rubella vaccine did not affect how many children were hospitalized for infections in Sweden and Denmark
MMR revac ITS article
In a previous study of Danish children, revaccination with measles,-mumps, and-rubella (MMR) vaccine was associated with reduction in hospitalization for infections other than measles, mumps, and rubella that last 2 days or more. We tested if we could see this effect at the population level in Denmark and Sweden, but it was not possible.