Edgar K Marcuse

Director, Ambulatory Care Children's Hospital & Medical Center PO Box C5371, Mail Stop CH03

Seattle

Washington

98105-3916

United States

Articles

When parents resist immunizations

July 01, 2000

Many families feel that pediatricians just don't listen when they try to voice concerns about vaccines. Our recommendation: Identify each family's specific issues, target your response accordingly, and use a nonconfrontational approach. Time-consuming lectures on big subjects like immunology generally aren't needed.