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Topic - Carolyn Bridges
Patients can refuse a flu shot. Should doctors and nurses have that right, too? That is the thorny question surfacing as U.S. hospitals increasingly crack down on employees who won't get flu shots, with some workers losing their jobs over their refusal.
"We would all like to see stronger data," she said.
But other evidence shows flu vaccination "significantly decreases" flu cases, she said.