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NISH (NITAG Support Hub) 2: Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy/confidence in Africa

This Library Guide contains published and unpublished information on vaccine hesitancy and related issues in the context of COVID-19 vaccination in Subsaharan Africa

Web of Science

Pubmed: Covid-19 vaccination hesitancy AND Algeria

Qunaibi E, Basheti I, Soudy M, Sultan I. Hesitancy of Arab Healthcare Workers towards COVID-19 Vaccination: A Large-Scale Multinational Study. Vaccines (Basel). 2021 May 2;9(5):446. doi: 10.3390/vaccines9050446. PMID: 34063313; PMCID: PMC8147447. (Pubmed)
Hatmal, Ma’mon M., Mohammad AI Al-Hatamleh, Amin N. Olaimat, Rohimah Mohamud, Mirna Fawaz, Elham T. Kateeb, Omar K. Alkhairy et al. "Reported Adverse Effects and Attitudes among Arab Populations Following COVID-19 Vaccination: A Large-Scale Multinational Study Implementing Machine Learning Tools in Predicting Post-Vaccination Adverse Effects Based on Predisposing Factors." Vaccines 10, no. 3 (2022): 366.

HEALTH: Coronavirus Roundup. Africa Research Bulletin: Political, Social & Cultural Series. 2022;59(1):23468A-23468C. doi:10.1111/j.1467-825X.2022.10385.x (Not OA)


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Lounis, M., Bencherit, D., Rais, M.A. and Riad, A., 2022. COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Hesitancy (VBH) and Its Drivers in Algeria: National Cross-Sectional Survey-Based Study. Vaccines, 10(4), p.621

amine Kerdoun, M., Henni, H.A., Yamoun, A., Rahmani, A., Kerdoun, R.M. and Elouar, N., 2021. COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among Algerian medical students: a cross-sectional study in five universities. medRxiv.
Kacimi, S.E.O., Klouche-Djedid, S.N., Riffi, O., Belaouni, H.A., Yasmin, F., Essar, M.Y., Taouza, F.A., Belakhdar, Y., Fellah, S.C., Benmelouka, A.Y. and Ahmed, S., 2022. Determinants of COVID-19 Vaccine Engagement in Algeria: A Population-Based Study With Systematic Review of Studies From Arab Countries of the MENA Region
Qunaibi, E.A., Helmy, M., Basheti, I. and Sultan, I., 2021. A high rate of COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in a large-scale survey on Arabs. Elife, 10.
Sallam, M., Al-Sanafi, M. and Sallam, M., 2022. A global map of COVID-19 vaccine acceptance rates per country: an updated concise narrative review. Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, 15, p.21.