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27 December 2021: Human Study

A National Cross-Sectional Study from the Republic of Kosovo on Lot Quality Assurance Sampling (LQAS) to Evaluate the Vaccination Status of Children Between 12 and 24 Months of Age During 2018 to 2020

Bashkim Bejtë Gllareva 1ABCDEFG , Isme Humolli 2ABCDEFG* , Ibrahim Rudhani 3DF , Xhevat Jakupi 4CDF , Jon Rexhepi 5BCDF , Tringa Metaj 6CF , Ardita Kafexholli 7CD , Vlora Sopi 8B

DOI: 10.12659/MSMBR.934194

Med Sci Monit Basic Res 2021; 27:e934194

Table 3 Reasons for not vaccinating or delay in vaccinations.

aUnaware of the need for immunization2
bUnaware of the need to return for the next dose1
cUnknown place and/or time for immunization0
dFear of side effects6
eFear of needles1
fRumors (specify) (vaccine is harmful, sterility, etc.)3 (2 fear of sterility, 1 fear of harmfulness)
gVery remote place for immunization0
hInappropriate time for immunization2
iThe vaccinator is missing0
jThe vaccinator told the mother that the child was already fully immunized0
kThe vaccine is not available0
lVery busy parent8
mProblems in the family including maternal illness2
nSick child – not brought11
oSick child – brought in but not immunized (specify illness)1 (smallpox)
pLong waiting time0
rOther (specify)33
Refuses all vaccinations due to side effects2
Not informed about vaccination2
Born in foreign country1
No reason specified1

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Medical Science Monitor Basic Research eISSN: 2325-4416
Medical Science Monitor Basic Research eISSN: 2325-4416