Christopher Bautista

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I. Problem/Challenge. Immunizations decrease the incidence of vaccine-preventable diseases and the morbidity and mortality associated with these diseases. Unfortunately, rates of vaccine coverage overall among adults is low. Tens of thousands of adults die yearly from vaccine-preventable diseases, with most deaths caused by influenza. Pneumococcal disease also causes thousands of deaths annually. Despite this, influenza…

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