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Table 2 Reasons FOR influenza vaccination in the 2014/15 season

From: Motivators and barriers to vaccination of health professionals against seasonal influenza in primary healthcare

Reasons for vaccination n = 30 %
As a health professional, I belong to the risk group for infection 25 83.3
Self-protection against influenza 21 70.0
Protection of family members, co-workers 18 60.0
Protection of patients 14 46.7
My employer offers free vaccination against seasonal influenza 11 36.7
Easy access to vaccine or vaccination 11 36.7
Age over 50 years 8 26.7
I have a chronic illness 2 6.7