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Table 3 Immunization rates of pediatricians and assistants in Viennese outpatient clinics

From: Vaccination status of resident pediatricians and the potential risk for their patients - a cross-sectional questionnaire study in pediatric practices in Vienna

Vaccine preventable disease Immunization status Pediatricians (n = 68) Assistants (n = 50)
   Percentage (%) Absolute number (n) Percentage (%) Absolute number (n)
Measles Positive 100 68 98 49
Negative 0 0 2 1
Not specified 0 0 0 0
Poliomyelitis Positive 98.5 67 98 49
Negative 1.5 1 2 1
Not specified 0 0 0 0
Pertussis Positive 95.6 65 96 48
Negative 2.9 2 2 1
Not specified 1.5 1 2 1
Influenza 2016/17 Positive 80.9 55 62 31
Negative 16.2 11 32 16
Not specified 2.9 2 6 3
Influenza 2017/18 Positive 73.5 50 64 32
Negative 20.6 14 36 18
Not specified 5.9 4 0 0
Meningococcus B Positive 38.2 26 24 12
Negative 60.3 41 70 35
Not specified 1.5 1 6 3
Meningococcus ACWY Positive 54.4 37 42 21
Negative 45.6 31 56 28
Not specified 0 0 2 1
Pneumococcus Positive 54.4 37 36 18
Negative 42.6 29 62 31
Not specified 2.9 2 2 1
Hepatitis B Positive 95.6 65 90 45
Negative 2.9 2 6 3
Not specified 1.5 1 4 2