Severity of influenza illness by seasonal influenza vaccination status among hospitalised patients in four South American countries, 2013–19: a surveillance-based cohort study

IM-Severity of influenza illness by seasonal influenza vaccination status-en Para las traducciones al español y portugués del resumen, ver la sección de Materiales Suplementarios.

Interpretation Influenza vaccination was associated with illness attenuation among those hospitalised with influenza,
although results differed by vaccine target group. These findings might suggest that attenuation of disease severity
might be specific to certain target groups, seasons, or settings. Funding US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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4.0 license. Lancet Infect Dis 2022 Published Online October 4, 2022 S1473-3099(22)00493-5