MADISON (WKOW) – For the past two months, vaccinations have been increasing steadily thanks to the two dosing schedules of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines.
Now, with emergency use clearance, Johnson and Johnson’s vaccine is around the corner.
“The single-dose vaccine is really a game change in all of this, ”said Dr. William Hartman of UW Health.
The vaccine will completely inoculate people after just one injection.
That, coupled with the relatively normal temperatures at which it can be stored, can make a lot of it. more widespread vaccine.
“It’s something that can be done in any doctor’s office, any Walgreens, any pharmacy, any part of the country,” Dr. Hartman said.
Unlike the existing 95% vaccines, the Johnson and Johnson vaccine has an overall effectiveness rate of 72% and 86% against severe infections.
Dr. Hartman says that …
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