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Table 2 Primary sources of epidemiological data

From: Impact of routine PCV7 (Prevenar) vaccination of infants on the clinical and economic burden of pneumococcal disease in Malaysia

Hospital Type of Hospital Region Catchment population
(% national population)
National University of Malaysia Medical Centre Teaching hospital Kuala Lumpur, Central Peninsula 603,692 (2.2%)
Hospital Tuanku Jaafar, Seremban Ministry of Health Seremban, Central Peninsula 311,898 (1.1%)
Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia Teaching hospital Kota Bharu, Peninsula East Coast 341,232 (1.3%)
Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan, Kuantan Ministry of Health Kuantan, Peninsula East Coast 368,805 (1.4%)
Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah, Alor Setar Ministry of Health Alor Setar, Northern Peninsula 221,054 (0.8%)
Sarawak General Hospital Ministry of Health Kuching, East Malaysia 687,413 (2.5%)