Table 5

Epidemiologic effect of the vaccination programme
Year Estimated contagions
Without vaccination program With vaccination program Avoided
1 86,049 84,040 2,008
2 86,512 76,316 10,196
3 86,976 63,957 23,018
4 87,439 49,435 38,004
5 87,902 35,223 52,680
Total 5 years 434,878 308,972 125,906

Estimated cases of pneumococcal disease avoided include IPD and non-IPD (out-patient pneumococcal pneumonia and hospitalized pneumococcal pneumonia).

Pradas et al.

Pradas et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013 13:175   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-175

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