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.