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International Journal of Family Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 205464, 6 pages
Review Article

What, in Fact, Is the Evidence That Vaccinating Healthcare Workers against Seasonal Influenza Protects Their Patients? A Critical Review

1Department of Family Medicine, Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Public Health, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
2Beit Hakerem Community Health Center, Clalit Health Services, Haarazim 2, Jerusalem 96182, Israel

Received 25 March 2012; Revised 19 September 2012; Accepted 13 October 2012

Academic Editor: P. Van Royen

Copyright © 2012 Zvi Howard Abramson. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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