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Trends in Influenza and Pneumonia Among Older Persons in the United States

Categories: Births/Deaths,Elderly,Health/Medical,Statistics

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/ahcd/agingtrends/08influenza.pdf

Influenza and pneumonia ranked 7th among leading causes of death for persons 65 and older in 2004. Offers figures and tables on mortality and vaccination rates. From the National Center for Health Statistics.