GPs face patient consent headaches after ATAGI revamps vaccine advice

The expert advisory groups admits latest announcement is likely to shake public confidence in vaccine program

Australia has rewritten its COVID-19 vaccination plan to urge people younger than 50 to get the Pfizer vaccine because of the risk of rare, unusual blood clots linked to AstraZeneca’s shot.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Photo: Fairfax

Last night Prime Minister Scott Morrison fronted the media to announce the changes to ATAGI’s advice which is likely to increase the workload of GPs tasked