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- Tóthpál, Adrienn, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Vaccine 2019 v.37 no.1 pp. 99-108
- Streptococcus pneumoniae; antibiotic resistance; antibiotics; bacterial pneumonia; carrier state; children; monitoring; patients; serotypes; vaccination; vaccines; Hungary
- ... Young children – the main asymptomatic carriers of pneumococcus – are often the source of pneumococcal infections. PCV13 replaced PCV7 in 2010 in Hungary and it became a mandatory vaccine in 2014. In this work we surveyed the effect of vaccination in three groups: in healthy children under 7 years; in children of the same age but infected with pneumococcus (P1); in older patients (P2) who were ver ...