Vaccinations against influenza and pneumococcus in children with diabetes:telephone questionnaire survey

Patrick Davies , Chinedu Nwokoro , Mira Leigh

Vaccinations had by children with diabetes and advised by their healthcare professionals, Bedford Hospital

Vaccinated against
QuestionTotalInfluenzaPneumococcus
Children
Vaccinated in 2001 (95% CI)56*14 (10 to 18)NA
Vaccinated in 2002 (95% CI)6028 (23 to 33)NA
Ever vaccinated60NA1
Healthcare professionals
Consultants advising vaccination17112
Nurses advising vaccination17104

NA=Not applicable

  • * Four children had a diagnosis of diabetes for less than one year.