Volume 19, Number 4—April 2013
Effect of 10-Valent Pneumococcal Vaccine on Pneumonia among Children, Brazil
|City||No. cases, annual mean (± SD)||Rates, annual mean (± SD)||% Hospitalizations for pneumonia/hospitalizations for all respiratory causes||% Hospitalizations for pneumonia/hospitalizations for all causes|
|Belo Horizonte||939 (133)||1.643 (217)||53.4||34.8|
|Curitiba||359 (49)||790 (114)||72.2||27.9|
|Recife||538 (41)||1.304 (107)||47||23.4|
|São Paulo||3999 (312)||1.247 (103)||61.4||36.1|
|Porto Alegre||292 (38)||863 (112)||25.8||15|
*Pneumonia identified by International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision, codes: J12–J18.
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