31st Online Learning Article (Course Code CNE2022-022)
Specialty: Surgical Nursing

Title: Safety and Efficacy of the BNT162b2 mRNA Covid-19 Vaccine

Polack FP, Thomas SJ, Kitchin N, Absalon J, Gurtman A, Lockhart S, Perez JL, Pérez Marc G, Moreira ED, Zerbini C, Bailey R, Swanson KA, Roychoudhury S, Koury K, Li P, Kalina WV, Cooper D, Frenck RW Jr, Hammitt LL, Türeci Ö, Nell H, Schaefer A, Ünal S, Tresnan DB, Mather S, Dormitzer PR, Şahin U, Jansen KU, Gruber WC; C4591001 Clinical Trial Group.
N Engl J Med. 2020 Dec 31;383(27):2603-2615. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2034577. Epub 2020 Dec 10. PMID: 33301246; PMCID: PMC7745181.
Weblink: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7745181/pdf/NEJMoa2034577.pdf


The participant should be able to:

  • Understand the measures of efficacy of BNT162b2 mRNA Covid-19 vaccine
  • Review the evidence provided by interventional trial study of the vaccination programme
  • Analyze inter subgroup comparison of efficacy of the BNT162b2 mRNA Covid-19 Vaccine

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