Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Understanding attitudes toward adolescent vaccination and the decision-making dynamic among adolescents, parents and providersCharitha Gowda
Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, 300 North Ingalls Building, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 5456, USA
BMC Public Health 12:509. 2012..We sought to identify potentially modifiable barriers in the vaccine decision process among adolescents, parents and healthcare providers that could be addressed through interventions implemented within the adolescent's medical home...
- A systematic evaluation of different methods for calculating adolescent vaccination levels using immunization information system dataCharitha Gowda
University of Michigan, Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Ann Arbor, MI
Public Health Rep 128:489-97. 2013..We explored alternative methods for estimating the vaccine-eligible population when calculating adolescent immunization levels using a statewide IIS...
- CHIAS: a standardized measure of parental HPV immunization attitudes and beliefs and its associations with vaccine uptakeCharitha Gowda
Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Sex Transm Dis 39:475-81. 2012....
- Medicaid reimbursement and the uptake of adolescent vaccinesCharitha Gowda
Child Health Evaluation and Research Unit, University of Michigan, Department of Pediatrics, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5456, USA
Vaccine 30:1682-9. 2012..We investigated whether Medicaid reimbursement, the scope of implementation of VFC programs (i.e. limited or universal purchase), and/or presence of school-based vaccine mandates were associated with adolescent vaccination levels...