Vaccine hesitancy among parents in Kuala Lumpur: a single center study
作者: Ahmad Farouk MusaTrived SoniXian Pei CheongRusli Bin Nordin
作者单位: 1Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University Malaysia, Bandar Sunway, 47500 Selangor, Malaysia
2School of Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Taylor's University, Subang Jaya, 47500 Selangor, Malaysia
刊名: F1000Research, 2019, Vol.8
来源数据库: F1000 Research Ltd
DOI: 10.12688/f1000research.20079.1
关键词: Vaccine hesitancyParental attitudes to childhood vaccine (PACV)PrevalenceDeterminants
原始语种摘要: Background: Vaccine hesitancy (VH) is defined as the delay in acceptance or refusal of vaccination despite availability of vaccination services. The main objective of this study was to improve the understanding of vaccine hesitancy (VH) among parents in Kuala Lumpur (KL), Malaysia, by determining the prevalence of VH among parents and to identify the predictors associated with a vaccine hesitant attitude. Methods: This cross-sectional study was conducted in KL. A questionnaire was devised to collect information from parents, namely sociodemographic information, WHO determinants of VH and the Parents Attitude towards Childhood Vaccine (PACV) scale. Results: A total of 380 questionnaires were distributed and 337 were returned (88.6% response rate). Those that completed 49 (>90%) out of the...
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  • parents 亲本
  • among 在当中
  • hesitancy 踌躇
  • Vaccine 疫苗程序
  • included 内藏的
  • determining 决定的
  • vaccine 菌苗
  • conducted 有陪同的
  • study 学习
  • noted 记录