Does Influenza Vaccination for Elderly Individuals Minimize the Risk of Developing Pneumonia?
Influenza is one of the main causes of pneumonia and during the influenza season, many at-risk individuals are at risk of developing pneumonia. Elderly individuals aged 65 and older are especially at risk of developing pneumonia due to their immune senescence, institutional quarters, and multimorbidity. Chan et al. (2013) identified that up to 90 percent […]