Update of Federal Activities Regarding The Use of Pneumococcal Vaccine

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A technical memorandum by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that "describes Federal activities that have taken place since 1979; reevaluates the 1979 cost-effectiveness analysis of vaccination against pneumococcal pneumonia, including new information on vaccine efficacy; and discusses policy implications" (p. iii).

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vi, 52 p. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. May 1984.

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  • Added Title: Update of Federal Activities Regarding The Use of Pneumococcal Vaccine -- A Technical Memorandum
  • Main Title: Update of Federal Activities Regarding The Use of Pneumococcal Vaccine
  • Series Title: Technical Memoranda
  • Added Title: Technical memoranda (United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment)

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A technical memorandum by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that "describes Federal activities that have taken place since 1979; reevaluates the 1979 cost-effectiveness analysis of vaccination against pneumococcal pneumonia, including new information on vaccine efficacy; and discusses policy implications" (p. iii).

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vi, 52 p. ; 28 cm.

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Original is missing pages 9-10, 25-26, 34-36, 43-44, 47-48.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. Update of Federal Activities Regarding The Use of Pneumococcal Vaccine, report, May 1984; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39561/: accessed July 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.