Vaccine for children, Locatelli on Sky: “First administrations from 23 December, by then there will be formulations for pediatric doses”

Waiting for the green light from Aifa this week for the pediatric vaccine to start with the administration “on December 23rd, then maybe it will be a few days before or a few days later. I wouldn’t stare obsessively at this date “. So a Sky TG24 Franco Locatelli, president of the Higher Council of Health and coordinator of the Scientific Technical Committee, guest of ‘Good morning‘. “December 23 simply because pediatric formulations will be available by that date, as the dose for the age group 5-11 years is one third, so 10 micrograms, compared to the adult dose”, explained the because of the date. “We are thinking – he added – for create pediatric areas in vaccination hubs. I have also heard phrases according to which we must wait for what emerges from vaccination in other countries, but if we all do this, no one will ever have data. We try to trust the evidence that comes from scientific studies “.

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