Table 6

Reactive vaccination of 70% of the susceptible population according to the interval between implementation and identification of the first case in the community. Estimates are cumulative numbers per 100 inhabitants, unless otherwise specified.

Outcomes

Interval (days)


0

(Outbreak, n = 121)

28

(Outbreak, n = 122)


Mean

Minimum-Maximum

Mean

Minimum-Maximum


Infections

Total

4.2

0.5–15.7

36.1

2.0–46.9

Childrena

8.6

0.7–31.5

62.6

4.6–77.7

Adultsa

3.0

0.4–11.9

29.7

1.4–40.2

Elderlya

1.6

0.0–5.8

18.1

0.5–27.8

Physician visitsb

1.6

0.0–10.3

23.9

1.3–31.2

Hospital admissions

0.15

0.01–0.5

1.34

0.06–1.92

Deaths

0.033

0–0.14

0.29

0.02–0.51

Lost workdays

    c

11

1–44

103

5–137

Vaccination

69.8

69–71

61.6

44–71


aPer 100 individuals of a given age

bPhysician visits for 'flu-like' illness (excludes visits for influenza vaccination)

    c
Per 100 working adults

Carrat et al. BMC Medicine 2006 4:26   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-4-26

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