A woman gets vaccinated against Covid-19 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo: AP
A woman gets vaccinated against Covid-19 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo: AP

Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine found to be effective against hospitalisation during Omicron wave in real-world study

  • Findings released by a South African health insurance administrator also found that two doses of the shot offered 33 per cent protection against infection
  • The study included around 78,000 positive Covid-19 test results for Omicron cases from November 15 to December 7 in the country

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A woman gets vaccinated against Covid-19 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo: AP
A woman gets vaccinated against Covid-19 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Photo: AP
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