Older Chinese people may be in line to receive a third injection. Photo: AFP Older Chinese people may be in line to receive a third injection. Photo: AFP
Older Chinese people may be in line to receive a third injection. Photo: AFP

Covid-19: China considers plans to give most vulnerable people vaccine booster shots

  • The country is examining whether it is necessary to give a third shot to the elderly, patients with underlying medical conditions or people in high-risk jobs
  • Shao Yiming, from the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, says vaccine effectiveness declines over time but they still offer protection

Topic |   Coronavirus vaccine
Older Chinese people may be in line to receive a third injection. Photo: AFP Older Chinese people may be in line to receive a third injection. Photo: AFP
Older Chinese people may be in line to receive a third injection. Photo: AFP
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