Influenza, General Literature

AAP Committee on Infectious Diseases. Recommendations for prevention and control of influenza in children, 2018-2019. Pediatrics 2018 (published online Sep 3)

Adlhoch C, Snacken R, Melidou A, et al. Dominant influenza A(H3N2) and B/Yamagata virus circulation in EU/EEA, 2016/17 and 2017/18 seasons, respectively. Euro Surveill 2018 Mar 29;23(13):pii=18-00146

Ali SO, Takas T, Nyborg A, et al. Evaluation of MEDI8852, an anti-influenza A monoclonal antibody, in treating acute uncomplicated influenza. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 24)

Ali ST, Cowling BJ, Lau EHY, et al. Mitigation of influenza B epidemic with school closures, Hong Kong, 2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 10)

Appiah GD, Chung JR, Flannery B, et al. Hospitalization following outpatient medical care for influenza: US Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness Network, 2011-12—2015-16. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Nov 8)

Babakazo P, Lubula L, Disasuani W, et al. The national and provincial burden of medically-attended influenza-associated influenza-like-illness and severe acute respiratory illness in the Democratic Republic of Congo, 2013-2015. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Aug 17)

Belucci TR, Marra AR, Edmond MB, et al. Evaluation of influenza A H1N1 infection and antiviral utilization in a tertiary care hospital. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Nov 16;18:579

Blanton L, Dugan VG, Elal AIA, et al. Influenza activity — United States, September 20, 2018-February 2, 2019. (Update) MMWR 2019 Feb 15;68(6):125-34

Blyth CC, Macartney KK, McRae J, et al. Influenza epidemiology, vaccine coverage and vaccine effectiveness in children admitted to sentinel Australian hospitals in 2017: results from the PAEDS-FluCAN collaboration. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 21)

Budd AP, Elal AIA, Alabi N, et al. Influenza Activity—United States, September 30–December 1, 2018. MMWR 2018 Dec 14;67(49):1369-71

Caini S, Spreeuwenberg P, Kusznierz G, et al. Distribution of influenza virus types by age using case-based global surveillance data from twenty-nine countries, 1999-2014. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Jun 8;18:269

Campos ACA, Goes LGB, Moreira-Soto A, et al. Bat influenza A(HL18NL11) virus in fruit bats, Brazil. Emerg Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 7)

Cantais A, Mory O, Plat A, et al. Impact of bedside diagnosis of influenza in the paediatric emergency ward. Clin Microbiol Infect 2018 (published online Nov 28)

Chow EJ, Davis T, Abd Elal AI, et al. Influenza activity — United States and worldwide, May 20-October 13, 2018. (Update) MMWR 2018 Oct 26;67(42):1178-85

Cieslak K, Kowalczyk D, Szymanski K, et al. Influenza and influenza-like viruses: frequent infections in children under 14 years of age during the 2016/2017 epidemic season. Adv Exp Med Biol 2018 (published online Aug 17)

Cleary PR, Crofts J, Parry-Ford, F, et al. Characteristics and mortality of severe influenza cases treated with parenteral aqueous zanamivir, United Kingdom, October 2009 to January 2011. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Aug 23)

Cohen C, Tshangela A, Valley-Omar Z, et al. Household transmission of seasonal influenza from HIV-infected and -uninfected individuals in South Africa, 2013-2014. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 12)

Coletti P, Poletto C, Turbelin C, et al. Shifting patterns of seasonal influenza epidemics. Sci Rep 2018 (published online Aug 24)

Collins JP, Campbell AP, Openo K, et al. Clinical features and outcomes of immunocompromised children hospitalized with laboratory-confirmed influenza in the United States, 2011-2015. J Pediatr Infect Dis Soc 2018 (published online Oct 25)

Dahlgren FS, Shay DK, Izurieta HS, et al. Evaluating oseltamivir prescriptions in Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services medical claims records as an indicator of seasonal influenza in the United States. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Mar 5)

Dahlgren FS, Shay DK, Izurieta HS, et. Al. Evaluating oseltamivir prescriptions in Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services medical claims records as an indicator of seasonal influenza in the United States. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Mar 25)

Dominguez A, Romero-Tamarit A, Soldevila N, et al. Effectiveness of antiviral treatment in preventing death in severe hospitalised influenza cases over six seasons. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Apr 2)

Ehrenstein V, Kristensen NR, Monz BU, et al. Oseltamivir in pregnancy and birth outcomes. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Oct 16;18:519

Elbadawi LI, Talley P, Rolfes MA, et al. Non-mumps viral parotitis during the 2014-2015 influenza season in the United States. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 30)

Farrukee R, Zarebski AE, McCaw JM, et al. Characterization of influenza B virus variants with reduced neuraminidase inhibitor susceptibility. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 (published online Sep 10)

Feemster K, Localio R, Grundmeier R, et al. Incidence of healthcare-associated influenza-like illness after a primary care encounter among young children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2018 (published online Mar 22)

Finberg RW, Lanno R, Anderson D, et al. Phase 2b study of pimodivir (JNJ-63623872) as monotherapy or in combination with oseltamivir for treatment of acute uncompleted seasonal influenza A: TOPAZ trial. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 14)

Garten R, Blanton L, Elal AIA, et al. Influenza activity in the United States during the 2017-18 season and composition of the 2018-19 influenza vaccine. (Update) MMWR 2018 Jun 8;67(22):634-42

Gonzalez AL, Guillen MV, Martinez BL, et al. Influenza-like illness in healthcare personnel at a paediatric referral hospital: clinical picture and impact of the disease. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Apr 19)

Gonzalez AL, Guillen MV, Martinez BL, et al. Influenza-like illness in healthcare personnel at a paediatric referral hospital: clinical picture and impact of the disease. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Mar 5)

Gordon A, Tsang TK, Cowling BJ, et al. Influenza transmission dynamics in urban households, Managua, Nicaragua, 2012-2014. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 13)

Guyther J, Lichenstein R, Gao Y, et al. Association of influenza outbreaks with advanced pediatric medical support. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online May 30)

Han A, Czajkowski LM, Donaldson A, et al. A dose finding study of a wild-type influenza A/H3N2 virus in a healthy volunteer human challenge model. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 16)

Harrington R, Adimadhyam S, Lee TA, et al. The relationship between oseltamivir and suicide in pediatric patients. Ann Fam Med 2018 Mar/Apr;15(2):145-8

Hauge SH, Bakken IJ, de Blasio BF, et al. Burden of medically attended influenza in Norway 2008-2017. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2019 (published online Jan 13)

Hayden FG, Sugaya N, Hirotsu N, et al. Baloxavir marboxil for uncomplicated influenza in adults and adolescents. N Engl J Med 2018 Sep 6;379(10):913-23

He W, Li G, Zhu H, et al. Emergence and adaptation of H3N2 canine influenza virus from avian influenza virus: an overlooked role of dogs in interspecies transmission. Transbound Emerg Dis 2018 (published online Dec 6)

Henritzi D, Hoffmann B, Wacheck S, et al. A newly developed tetraplex real time RT‐PCR for simultaneous screening of influenza virus types A, B, C and D. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Sep 28)

Homaira N, Briggs N, Oei JL, et al. Impact of influenza on hospitalization rates in children with a range of chronic lung diseases. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2019 (published online Jan 30)

Huang QS, Bandaranayake D, Wood T, et al. Risk factors and attack rates of seasonal influenza infection: results of the SHIVERS seroepidemiologic cohort study. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jul 17)

Hughes MM, Doyle JD, McCaffrey K, et al. Assessment of state-level influenza season severity — Minnesota and Utah, 2017-18 influenza season. MMWR 2019 Feb 15;68(6):165-6

Kang HR, Lee EK, Kim WJ, et al. Risk of neuropsychiatric adverse events associated with the use of oseltamivir: a nationwide population-based care-crossover study. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Nov 12)

Korem M, Orenbuch-Harroch E, Ben-Chetrit E, et al. Intensive care admissions and associated severity of influenza B versus A during influenza B-vaccine mismatched seasons. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 1)

Kormuth KA, Lin K, Prussin AJ II, et al. Influenza virus infectivity is retained in aerosols and droplets independent of relative humidity. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 7)

Kosikova M, Li L, Radvak P, et al. Imprinting of repeated influenza A/H3 exposures on antibody quantity and antibody quality: implications for seasonal vaccine strain selection and vaccine performance . Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 31)

Koul P, Potdar V, Mir H, et al. The 2015 outbreak of severe influenza in Kashmir, north India: emergence of a new clade of A/H1n1 influenza virus. PLoS Curr 2018 Aug 8;1

Kumar D, Ferreira VH, Blumberg E, et al. A five-year prospective multi-center evaluation of influenza infection in transplant recipients. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Apr 7)

Laursen NS, Friesen RHE, Zhu X, et al. Universal protection against influenza infection by a multidomain antibody to influenza hemagglutinin. Science 2018 Nov 2;362(6414):598-602

Lee IW, Kim YI, Lim GJ, et al. Comparison of the virulence and transmissibility of canine H3N2 influenza viruses and characterization of their canine adaptation factors. Emerg Microbes Infect 2018 (published online Mar 7)

Lytras T, Mouratidou E, Andreopoulou A, et al. Effect of early oseltamivir treatment on mortality in critically ill patients with different types of influenza: a multi-season cohort study. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 7)

Lyu Y, Song S, Zhou L, et al. Canine influenza virus A(H3N2) clade with antigenic variation, China, 2016-2017. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 8)

Machablishvili A, Chakhunashvili G, Zakhashvili K, et al. Overview of three influenza seasons in Georgia, 2014-2017. PLoS One 2018 Jul 27;13(7):e0201207

Maier HE, Lopez R, Sanchez N, et al. Obesity increases the duration of influenza A virus shedding in adults. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 2)

Martinez A, Soldevila N, Romero-Tamarit A, et al. Risk factors associated with severe outcomes in adult hospitalized patients according to influenza type and subtype. PLOS One 2019 Jan 11;14(1):e0210353

Merckx J, Ducharme FM, Martineau C, et al. Respiratory viruses and treatment failure in children with asthma exacerbation. Pediatrics 2018 (published online Jun 4)

Moncion K, Young K, Tunis M, et al. Effectiveness of hand hygiene practices in preventing influenza virus infection in the community setting: a systematic review. CCDR 2019 Jan 3;45-1:12-23

Moser JAS, Galindo-Fraga A, Ortiz-Hernandez AA, et al. Underweight, overweight, and obesity as independent risk factors for hospitalization in adults and children from influenza and other respiratory viruses. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Dec 4)

Murti M, Fung CK, Chan K, et al. Duration of influenza outbreaks in long-term care facilities after antiviral prophylaxis initiation: Fraser Health, British Columbia, 2014-2017. Am J Infect Control 2018 (published online Mar 1)

Newman LP, Bhat N, Fleming JA, et al. Global influenza seasonality to inform country-level vaccine programs: an analysis of WHO FluNet influenza surveillance data between 2011 and 2016. PLoS One 2018 Feb 21;13(2):e0193263

Newsome K, Alverson CJ, Williams J, et al. Outcomes of infants born to women with influenza A(H1N1)pdm09. Birth Defects Res 2019 (published online Jan 9)

Nguenha N, Tivane A, Pale M, et al. Clinical and epidemiological characterization of influenza virus infections in children with severe acute respiratory infection in Maputo, Mozambique: results from the implementation of sentinel surveillance, 2014-2016. PLoS One 2018 Mar 28;13(3):e0194138

Niang MN, Barry MA, Talla C, et al. Estimation of the burden of flu-association influenza-like illness visits on total clinic visits through the sentinel influenza monitoring system in Senegal during the 2013-2015 influenza seasons. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Sep 10)

Nielsen J, Krause TG, Molbak K. Influenza-associated mortality determined from all-cause mortality, Denmark 2010/11-2016/17: the FluMOMO model. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online May 6)

Nielsen J, Vestergaard LS, Richter L, et al. European all-cause excess and influenza-attributable mortality in the 2017/18 season: should the burden of influenza B be reconsidered? Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 (published online Feb 18)

Noh JY, Choi WS, Song JY, et al. Significant circulation of influenza B viruses mismatching the recommended vaccine-lineage in South Korea, 2007–2014. Vaccine 2018 (published online Jul 26)

Ortiz-Hernandez AA, Nishimura KK, Noyola DE, et al. Differential risk of hospitalization among single virus infections causing influenza like illnesses. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Aug 23)

Panatto D, Signori A, Lai PL, et al. Heterogeneous estimates of influenza virus types A and B in the elderly: results of a meta-regression analysis. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Mar 2)

Panatto D, Signori A, Lai PL, et al. Heterogeneous estimates of influenza virus types A and B in the elderly: results of a meta-regression analysis. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Mar 23)

Pardo FOC, Wayne S, Culhane MR, et al. Effect of strain-specific maternally-derived antibodies on influenza A virus infection dynamics in nursery pigs. PLOS One 2019 Jan 14;14(1):e0210700

Pebody RG, Green HK, Warburton F, et al. Significant spike in excess mortality in England in winter 2014/15 — influenza the likely culprit. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online May 10)

Puig-Asensio M, Douglas M, Holley S, et al. Impact of expanded influenza post-exposure prophylaxis on healthcare worker absenteeism at a tertiary care center during the 2017-2018 season. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Dec 7)

Putri WCWS, Muscatello DJ, Stockwell MS, et al. Economic burden of seasonal influenza in the United States. Vaccine 2018 (published online May 22)

Rabarison JH, Tempia S, Harimanana A, et al. Burden and epidemiology of influenza- and respiratory syncytial virus-associated severe acute respiratory illness hospitalization in Madagascar, 2011-2016. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Aug 28)

Ramirez J, Peyrani P, Wiemken T, et al. A randomized study evaluating the effectiveness of oseltamivir initiated at the time of hospital admission in adults hospitalized with influenza-associated lower respiratory tract infections. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Apr 11)

Ramos-Sevillano E, Wade WG, Mann A, et al. The effect of influenza virus on the human oropharyngeal microbiome. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 15)

Rao S, Martin J, Ahern MA, et al. Neurologic manifestations of influenza A(H3N2) infection in children during the 2016-2017 season. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2018 (published online Dec 27)

Rasmussen IS, Mortensen LH, Krause TG, et al. The association between seasonal influenza-like illness cases and foetal death: a time series analysis. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Dec 3)

Reiman JM, Das B, Sindberg G, et al. Humidity as a non-pharmaceutical intervention for influenza A. bioRxiv 2018 Mar 3

Reiman JM, Das B, Sindberg GM, et al. Humidity as a non-pharmaceutical intervention for influenza A. PLoS One 2018 (published online Sep 25)

Rodrigues E, Machado A, Silva S, et al. Excess pneumonia and influenza hospitalizations associated with influenza epidemics in Portugal from season 1998/1999 to 2014/2015. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 Jan;12(1):153-60

Rolfes MA, Millman AJ, Talley P, et al. Influenza-associated parotitis during the 2014-2015 influenza season in the United States. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 30)

Rule AM, Apau O, Ahrenholz SH, et al. Healthcare personnel exposure in an emergency department during influenza season. PLoS One 2018 Aug 31;13(8):e0203223

Segaloff HE, Petrie JG, Malosh RE, et al. Severe morbidity among hospitalised adults with acute influenza and other respiratory infections: 2014-2015 and 2015-2016. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Jun 8)

Singh D, Jiang D, Van Caeseele P, et al. The effect of timing of oseltamivir chemoprophylaxis in controlling influenza A H3N2 outbreaks in long-term care facilities in Manitoba, Canada, 2014-2015: a retrospective cohort study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018 (published online Jun 12)

Snoeck CJ, Oliva J, Pauly M, et al. Influenza D virus circulation in cattle and swine, Luxembourg, 2012-2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 4)

Somes MP, Turner RM, Dwyer LJ, et al. Estimating the annual attack rate of seasonal influenza among unvaccinated individuals: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Vaccine 2018 (published online Apr 30)

Souty C, Amoros P, Falchi A, et al. Influenza epidemics observed in primary care from 1984 to 2017 in France: a decrease of epidemic size over time. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Nov 14)

Srivastav A, Santibanez TA, Lu PJ, et al. Preventive behaviors adults report using to avoid catching or spreading influenza, United States, 2015-16 influenza season. PLoS One 2018 Mar 30;13(3):e0195085

Tang X, Fang S, Chiu APY, et al. Unsynchronized influenza epidemics between two neighboring subtropical cities. Int J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 3)

Teirlinck AC, de Gier B, Meijer A, et al. The incidence of symptomatic infection with influenza virus in the Netherlands 2011/2012 through 2016/2017, estimated using Bayesian evidence synthesis. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Oct 23)

Tekin S, Keske S, Alan S, et al. Predictors of fatality in influenza A virus subtypes infection among inpatients in 2015-2016 season. Int J Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 11)

Thapa B, Roguski K, Azziz-Baumgartner E, et al. The burden of influenza-associated respiratory hospitalizations in Bhutan, 2015-2016. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Aug 23)

 

Treurnicht FK, Buys A, Tempia S, et al. Replacement of neuraminidase inhibitor susceptible influenza A(H1N1) with resistant phenotype in 2008 and circulation of susceptible influenza A and B viruses during 2009-2013, South Africa. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Sep 14)

Troeger CE, Blacker BF, Khalil IA, et al (GBD 2017 Influenza Collaborators). Mortality, morbidity, and hospitalisations due to influenza lower respiratory tract infections, 2017: an analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017. Lancet 2019 Jan;7(1):69-8

Uyeki TM, Bernstein HH, Bradley JS, et al. Clinical practice guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America: 2018 update on diagnosis, treatment, chemoprophylaxis, and institutional outbreak management of seasonal influenza. Clin Infect Dis (published online Dec 19

Valley-Omar Z, Iyengar P, von Mollendorf C, et al. Intra-host and intra-household diversity of influenza A viruses during household transmissions in the 2013 season in 2 peri-urban communities of South Africa. PLoS One 2018 May 24;13(5):e0198101

Vilca LM, Verma A, Bonati M, et al. Impact of influenza on outpatient visits and hospitalizations among pregnant women in Catalonia, Spain. J Infection 2018 (published online Jul 5)

Vos LM, Bruning AHL, Reitsma JB, et al. Rapid molecular tests for influenza, respiratory syncytial virus, and other respiratory viruses: a systematic review of diagnostic accuracy and clinical impact studies. Clin Infect Dis 2019 (published online Jan 28)

Wang Y, Fan G, Horby P, et al. Comparative outcomes of adults hospitalized with seasonal influenza A or B virus infection: application of the seven-category ordinal scale. Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 (published online Feb 15)

Warren-Gash C, Blackburn R, Whitaker H, et al. Laboratory-confirmed respiratory infections as triggers for acute myocardial infarction and stroke: a self-controlled case series analysis of national linked datasets from Scotland. Eur Respir J 2018 (published online Mar 21)

Willis GA, Preen DB, Richmond PC, et al. The impact of influenza infection on young children, their family and the health-care system. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Aug 23)

Wilson KE, Wood SM, Schaecher KE, et al. Nosocomial outbreak of influenza A H3N2 in an inpatient oncology unit related to health care workers presenting to work while ill. Am J Infect Control 2019 (published online Jan 5)

Wong KC, Luscombe GM, Hawke C. Influenza infections in Australia 2009-2015: is there a combined effect of age and sex on susceptibility to virus subtypes?  BMC Infect Dis 2019 Jan 10;19:42

Yang L, Chan KP, Wong CM, et al. Comparison of influenza disease burden in older populations of Hong Kong and Brisbane: the impact of influenza and pneumococcal vaccination. BMC Infect Dis 2019 Feb 14;19:162

Yogaratnam J, Rito J, Kakuda TN, et al. Antiviral activity, safety, and pharmacokinetics of AL-94, a novel oral influenza endonuclease inhibitor: results of an influenza human challenge study. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jul 26)

Yoshihara K, Le MN, Toizumi M, et al. Influenza B associated paediatric acute respiratory infection hospitalization in central Vietnam. Influenza Other Respir Dis 2018 (published online Dec 21)

Zhai Y, Santibanez TA, Kahn KE, et al. Paid sick leave benefits, influenza vaccination, and taking sick days due to influenza-like illness among U.S. workers. Vaccine 2018 (published online Oct 22)

Zhang H, Porter E, Lohman M, et al. Influenza C virus in cattle with respiratory disease, United States, 2016-2018. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 4)

Zhang N, Li Y. Transmission of influenza A in a student office based on realistic person-to-person contact and surface touch behavior. Int J Environ Res 2018 Aug 9;15(8):1699

Zhang Y, Muscatello DJ, Wang Q, et al. Hospitalization for influenza-associated severe acute respiratory infection, Beijing, China, 2014-2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 Nov;24(11)

Zhou J, Du J, Huang L, et al. Preventive effects of vitamin D on seasonal influenza A in infants: a multicenter, randomized, open, controlled clinical trial. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018 Aug;37(8):749-54

Zhou P, Luo A, Xiao X, et al. Serological evidence of H3N2 canine influenza virus infection among horses with dog exposure. Transbound Emerg Dis (published online Dec 19)

Ziegler T, Mamahit A, Cox NJ. 65 years of influenza surveillance by a WHO-coordinated global network. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online May 4)

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