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- Le Meur, J.B., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Vaccine 2018 v.36 no.34 pp. 5180-5186
- Inuit; Streptococcus pneumoniae; abnormal development; childhood; children; ears; otitis media; public health; regression analysis; risk; screening; vaccination; vaccines; Quebec
- ... Otitis media (OM) constitutes an important public health problem in the Inuit population of Nunavik, Northern Quebec. One of the objectives of the childhood pneumococcal vaccination program is to reduce OM burden. The program was implemented in 2002, and 7-, 10-, and 13-valent conjugate vaccines were used sequentially, with doses offered at 2, 4, 6 and 12–18 months, respectively.To assess the prev ...