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Influenza Research and Treatment
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 419216, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/419216
Review Article

Influenza Vaccination in the Face of Immune Exhaustion: Is Herd Immunity Effective for Protecting the Elderly?

1Department of Internal Medicine, Rehabilitation and Geriatrics, Medical school and University Hospitals of Geneva, CH-1226 Thônex-Geneva, Switzerland
2Translational Medicine Research Group, Cranfield Health, Cranfield University, Cranfield MK43 0AL, UK
3Nutrition Unit, Medical school and University Hospitals of Geneva, CH-1205 Geneva, Switzerland

Received 13 November 2011; Accepted 22 December 2011

Academic Editor: Zichria Zakay-Rones

Copyright © 2011 Pierre Olivier Lang et al. 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.

How to Cite this Article

Pierre Olivier Lang, Dimitrios Samaras, Nikolaos Samaras, Sheila Govind, and Richard Aspinall, “Influenza Vaccination in the Face of Immune Exhaustion: Is Herd Immunity Effective for Protecting the Elderly?,” Influenza Research and Treatment, vol. 2011, Article ID 419216, 6 pages, 2011. doi:10.1155/2011/419216