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       * game theory - the selfish concept that as long as everyone else gets vaccinated, herd immunity will mean one both can avoid the disease and the risks and costs of vaccination       * game theory - the selfish concept that as long as everyone else gets vaccinated, herd immunity will mean one both can avoid the disease and the risks and costs of vaccination
     * availability of vaccine for a given population     * availability of vaccine for a given population
 +  * **critical level of vaccination to create "herd immunity"**
 +    * this is usually considered to equal (1-1/R0)/effectiveness of the vaccine
  
  
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