Hong Kong is expected to follow other parts of the world in offering third doses of Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: Winson Wong Hong Kong is expected to follow other parts of the world in offering third doses of Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: Winson Wong
Hong Kong is expected to follow other parts of the world in offering third doses of Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: Winson Wong

Coronavirus Hong Kong: booster shots can proceed without local data on side effects and efficacy, top vaccination adviser says

  • WHO recommendations, real-world data from countries with booster programmes are sufficient to proceed straight to administering third doses to high-risk groups, vaccine committee chief says
  • Health secretary Sophia Chan says it is only a matter of time before Hong Kong starts offering third doses

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong is expected to follow other parts of the world in offering third doses of Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: Winson Wong Hong Kong is expected to follow other parts of the world in offering third doses of Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: Winson Wong
Hong Kong is expected to follow other parts of the world in offering third doses of Covid-19 vaccine. Photo: Winson Wong
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