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Influenza Vaccinations for the Prevention of Hospital Admissions: Clinical Effectiveness

Last updated: October 5, 2017
Project Number: RB1142-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Drug
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of the influenza vaccination for the reduction of influenza-related hospitalizations?

Key Message

Two systematic reviews (one with meta-analysis) and 36 non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of the influenza vaccination for the reduction of influenza-related hospitalizations.