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LRTI rates fall by 30% in Indigenous infants but still a long way to go


Bacterial pneumonia hospitalisations in Indigenous infants in the NT have decreased by 30% in recent years thanks to  pneumococcal 13-valent immunisation (PCV13), a new study shows. Rates of bacterial acute lower respiratory tract infections in infants have shown a significant...

Bacterial pneumonia hospitalisations in Indigenous infants in the NT have decreased by 30% in recent years thanks to  pneumococcal 13-valent...

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