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Update - Pneumococcal vaccine campaign

VOL: 102, ISSUE: 30, PAGE NO: 44An eight-week public-awareness campaign to improve the uptake of pneumococcal vaccine has been carried out by a PCT in the Midlands. An immunisation team from Dudley Beacon & Castle and Dudley South Primary Care Trusts visited supermarkets and were able to talk to over 800 people and hand out leaflets, free tissues and balloons. The campaign also involved radio advertising, and placing articles in the local press.

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