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Targeted Vaccinations: Client Reminder and Recall Systems - Inactive

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What the CPSTF Found

About The Systematic Review

In this review, client reminders were categorized as interventions that identified and notified clients at high risk and included a vaccination recommendation developed for the client by his or her healthcare provider or system.

One study qualified for review.

These results were based on a systematic review of all available studies, conducted on behalf of the Task Force by a team of specialists in systematic review methods, and in research, practice, and policy related to vaccinations to prevent diseases.

Context

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Summary of Results

  • In this study, clients identified as being at high risk for influenza received a postcard with a personal message signed by their physician.
  • Self-reported vaccination for influenza improved by 3.7 percentage points compared with clients who did not receive a postcard reminder.

Summary of Economic Evidence

An economic review of this intervention was not conducted because the Task Force did not have enough information to determine if the intervention works.

Applicability

Applicability of this intervention across different settings and populations was not assessed because the Task Force did not have enough information to determine if the intervention works.

Evidence Gaps

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Study Characteristics

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Publications