Regions of Sweden Reported cases of people refusing to get vaccinated AstraZeneca According to reports, in response to covid-19, it caused some doses to be discarded thelocal.se. Swedes have no choice of which vaccine to receive, but will be informed before which vaccine to use.
“In my department, we have planned 150 diabetic patients over 65 years old who will be vaccinated. 20 people cancelled early Seven more [una vez que se enteraron de qué vacuna recibirían]. Someone said “I don’t want to die” and then leave immediately,” Dr. Maria Talange said in an interview. Gothenburg post. He promised: “This is a completely crazy risk assessment they did.”
The Public Health Agency and the Swedish government emphasized that The risks of vaccines far outweigh their benefitsAccording to the arguments of the World Health Organization and the European Medicines Agency, the Astra Zeneca vaccine continues to be used as a safe and effective method to prevent severe Covid-19 disease.
However, the decision to stop vaccination undermined public confidence. Currently in Sweden, only Use within 65 seconds The following are reports of rare blood clots.
Nevertheless, the number of people who rejected AstraZeneca is still relatively small. But in Gothenburg and Stockholm, the regional health officials confirmed that the refusal to poke Astra Seneca had caused the dose to be completely wasted.Sweden is currently behind the EU average at the EU average Percentage of total population Who has been vaccinated against covid-19.