State-Specific Influenza Vaccination Coverage Among Adults -- United States, 2006-07 Influenza Season

September 2008
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;9/26/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 38, p1033
The article presents the results of a survey on state-specific influenza vaccination coverage among adults in the U.S. done by the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) for the 2006-07 influenza season. A significant increase in influenza vaccination coverage among adults in the 2006-07 season compared to the previous season is reported. Implementation of standing orders for influenza vaccination in various settings to further increase influenza vaccination coverage in adults is suggested.


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