Proof Positive: Fewer Kids Hospitalized = $$ and Lives Saved!
Sep 26, 2011
Rotaflash, September 2011
Growing proof continues to mount in favor of rotavirus vaccines. A study by the US Centers of Disease Control and Prevention published shows that in the three years following the introduction of rotavirus vaccines, 65,000 hospitalizations of US children under 5 years of age for diarrhea-related illness were averted, resulting in an incredible $278 million saved in associated treatment costs.