Influenza, General Literature

AAP Committee on Infectious Diseases. Recommendations for prevention and control of influenza in children, 2017-2018. Pediatrics 2017 (published online Sep 4)

Abdel-Hady DM, Al Balushi RM, Al Abri BA, et al. Estimating the burden of influenza-associated hospitalization and deaths in Oman (2012-2015). Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Dec 5)

Ahmed M, Aleem MA, Roguski K, et al. Estimates of seasonal influenza-associated mortality in Bangladesh, 2010-2012. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Dec 2)

Akers IE, Weber R, Sax H, et al. Influence of time to diagnosis of severe influenza on antibiotic use, length of stay, isolation precautions and mortality: a retrospective study. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Apr 5)

Ang LW, Yap J, Lee V, et al. Influenza-associated hospitalizations for cardiovascular diseases in the tropics. Am J Epidemiol 2017 (published online Feb 25)

Baranovich T, Vongphrachanh P, Ketmayoon P, et al. Antiviral drug-resistant influenza B viruses carrying H134N substitution in neuraminidase, Laos, February 2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 17)

Bedford T, Neher R. Seasonal influenza circulation patterns and projections for Sep 2017 to Sep 2018. BioRxiv 2017 Sep 26

Beigel JH, Bao Y, Beeler J, et al. Oseltamivir, amantadine, and ribavirin combination antiviral therapy versus oseltamivir monotherapy for the treatment of influenza: a multicentre, double-blind, randomised phase 2 trial. Lancet Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 22)

Beigel JH, Tebas P, Elie-Tureene MC, et al. Immune plasma for the treatment of severe influenza: an open-label, multicentre, phase 2 randomised study. Lancet Respir Med 2017 (published online May 15)

Beigel JH, Voell J, Munoz P, et al. Safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of radavirsen (AVI-7100) an antisense oligonucleotide targeting influenza A M1/M2 translation. Br J Clin Pharmacol 2017 (published online Sep 20)

Biggerstaff M, Kniss K, Jernigan DB, et al. Systematic assessment of multiple routine and near-real time indicators to classify the severity of influenza seasons and pandemics in the United States, 2003-04 through 2015-2016. Am J Epidemiol 2017 (published online Oct 19)

Blanton L, Alabi N, Mustaquim D, et al. Influenza activity in the United States during the 2016-17 season and composition of the 2017-18 influenza vaccine. (Update) MMWR 2017 Jun 30;66(25):668-76

Blanton L, Mustaquim D, Alabi N, et al. Update: influenza activity — United States, October 2, 2016-February 4, 2017. MMWR 2017 Feb 17;66(6):159-66

Blanton L, Wentworth DE, Alabi N, et al. Influenza Activity — United States and Worldwide, May 21-September 23, 2017. (Update) MMWR 2017 Oct 6;66(39):1043-51

Bradley JS, Blumer JF, Romero JR, et al. Intravenous Zanamivir in hospitalized patients with influenza. Pediatrics 2017 (published online Oct 19)

Brendish NJ, Malachira AK, Armstrong L, et al. Routine molecular point-of-care testing for respiratory viruses in adults presenting to hospital with acute respiratory illness (ResPOC): a pragmatic, open-label randomised controlled trial. Lancet Respir Med 2017 (published Apr 6)

Britton PN, Blyth CC, Macartney K, et al. The spectrum and burden of influenza-associated neurological disease in children: combined encephalitis and influenza sentinel site surveillance from Australia 2013-2015. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 29)

Bui CM, Chughtai AA, Adam DC, et al. An overview of the epidemiology and emergence of influenza A infection in humans over time. Arch Public Health 2017 Mar 27;75:15

Caini S, Alonso WJ, Balmaseda A, et al. Characteristics of seasonal influenza A and B in Latin America: influenza surveillance data from ten countries. PLoS One 2017 Mar 27;12(3):e0174592

Caini S, Alonso WJ, Seblain CE, et al. The spatiotemporal characteristics of influenza A and B in the WHO European Region: can one define influenza transmission zones in Europe? Euro Surveill 2017 Aug 31;22(35):pii=30606

Chandrasekhar R, Sloan C, Mitchel E, et al. Social determinants of influenza hospitalization in the United States. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Sep 5)

Chiu S, Black CL, Yue X, et al. Working with influenza-like illness: presenteeism among US health care personnel during the 2014-2015 influenza season.  Am J Infect Control 2017 (published online May 16)

Choi WS, Cowling BJ, Noh JY, et al. Disease burden of 2013-2014 seasonal influenza in adults in Korea. PLoS One 2017 Mar 9;12(3):e0172012

Coleman BL, Fadel SA, Fitzpatrick T, et al. Risk factors for serious outcomes associated with influenza illness in high- versus low- and middle-income countries: systematic literature review and meta-analysis. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Dec 2)

Cowling BJ, Caini S, Chotpitayasunondh T, et al. Influenza in the Asia-Pacific region: findings and recommendations from the Global Influenza Initiative. Vaccine 2017 (published online Jan 9)

Cowling BJ, Wu P, Lo JYC, et al. Population-based hospitalization burden of lineage specific influenza B children in Hong Kong, 2004-2014. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 6)

Dugan VG, Blanton L, Elal AIA, et al. Influenza activity — United States, October 1-November 25, 2017. (Update) MMWR 2017 Dec 8;66(48):1318-26

 

Ewing A, Lee EC, Viboud C, et al. Contact, travel, and transmission: the impact of winter holidays on influenza dynamics in the United States. J Infect Dis 2016 (published online Dec 28)

Fell DB, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Baker MG, et al. Influenza epidemiology and immunization during pregnancy: final report of a World Health Organization working group. Vaccine 2017 (published online Sep 1)

Fougerolle S, Legrand L, Lecouturier F, et al. Genetic evolution of equine influenza virus strains (H3N8) isolated in France from 1967 to 2015 and the implications of several potential pathogenic factors. Virology 2017 (published online Mar 11)

Fragaszy EB, Warren-Gash C, White PJ, et al. Effects of seasonal and pandemic influenza on health-related quality of life, work and school absence in England: results from the Flu Watch cohort study. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Oct 9)

Gefenaite G, Pistol A, Popescu R, et al. Estimating burden of influenza-associated influenza-like illness and severe acute respiratory infection at public health care facilities in Romania during the 2011/12-2015/16 influenza seasons. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published Nov 16)

Ghaderi S, Stordal K, Gunnes N, et al. Encephalitis after influenza and vaccination: a nationwide population-based registry study from Norway. Int J Epidemiol 2017 (published online Jul 27)

Goyal S, Prasert K, Praphasiri P, et al. The acceptability and validity of self-collected nasal swabs for detection of influenza virus infection among older adults in Thailand. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Jul 25)

Graner S, Svensson T, Beau AB, et al. Neuraminidase inhibitors during pregnancy and risk of adverse neonatal outcomes and congenital malformations: population based European register study. BMJ 2017 (published online Feb 28)

Guiomar R, da Silva SP, Conde P, et al. Cross-protection to new drifted influenza A(H3) viruses and prevalence of protective antibodies to seasonal influenza, during 2014 in Portugal. Vaccine 2017 (published online Mar 18)

Gul D, Cohen C, Tempia S, et al. Influenza-associated mortality in South Africa, 2009-2013: the importance of choices related to influenza infection proxies. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Dec 2)

Harvala H, Frampton D, Grant P, et al. Emergence of a novel subclade of influenza A(H3N2) virus in London, December 2016 to January 2017. Euro Surveill 2017 Feb 23;22(8):pii=30466

Hatta M, Zhong G, Gao Y, et al. Characterization of a feline influenza A(H7N2) virus. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 14)

Hogan B, Ammer L, Zimmerman M, et al. Burden of influenza among hospitalized febrile children in Ghana. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Oct 9)

Huang S, Abe K, Bennett S, et al. Disposable autonomous device for swab-to-result diagnosis of influenza. Anal Chem 2017 (published online Apr 26)

Hurt A, Komadina N, Deng YM, et al. Detection of adamantine-sensitive influenza A(H3N2) viruses in Australia, 2017: a cause for hope? Euro Surveill 2017 Nov 23;22(47):pii=17-00731

Iuliano AD, Roguski KM, Change HH, et al. Estimates of global seasonal influenza-associated respiratory mortality: a modelling study. Lancet 2017 (published online Dec 13)

Kamal MA, Smith PF, Chaiyakunapruk N, et al. Interdisciplinary pharmacometrics linking oseltamivir pharmacology, influenza epidemiology, and health economics to inform antiviral use in pandemics. Br J Clin Pharmacol 2017 (published online Fab 8)

Kim JI, Lee I, Park S, et al. Phylogenetic relationships of the HA and NA genes between vaccine and seasonal influenza A(H3N2) strains in Korea. PLoS One 2017 Mar 3;12(3):e0172059

Koszalka P, Tilmanis D, Hurt AC. Influenza antivirals currently in late-phase clinical trial. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Feb 1)

Kwok KO, Riley S, Perera RAPM, et al. Relative incidence and individual-level severity of seasonal influenza A H3N2 compared with 2009 pandemic H1N1. BMC Infect Dis 2017 May 11;17:337

Lapinscki B, Pereira LA, Nogueira MB, et al Molecular epidemiology of influenza B virus and implications in immunization strategy, Southern Brazil. Vaccine 2017 (published online Nov 23)

Leonard AS, McClain MT, Smith GJD, et al. The effective rate of influenza reassortment is limited during human infection. PLoS Pathog 2017 Feb 7;13(2):e1006203

Lucero MG, Inobaya MT, Nillow LT, et al. National influenza surveillance in the Philippines from 2006 to 2012: seasonality and circulating strains. BMC Infect Dis 2016 Dec 19;16:762

Lucero-Obusan C, Schirmer PL, Wendelboe A, et al. Epidemiology and burden of influenza in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Oct 16)

Ma X, Liu F, Liu L, et al. No MERS-CoV but positive influenza viruses in returning Hajj pilgrims, China, 2013-2015. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Nov 10;17:715

Mahic M, Che X, Susser E, et al. Epidemiological and serological investigation into the role of gestational maternal influenza virus infection and autism spectrum disorders. mSphere 2017 (published online Jun 21)

Malosh RE, Martin ET, Heikkinen T, et al. Efficacy and safety of oseltamivir in children: systematic review and individual patient data meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 23)

Merckx J, Wali R, Schiller I, et al. Diagnostic accuracy of novel and traditional rapid tests for influenza infection compared with reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med 2017 (published online Sep 5)

Merckx J, Wali R, Schiller I, et al. Diagnostic accuracy of novel and traditional rapid tests for influenza infection compared with reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med 2017 (published online Sep 5)

Michiels B, Nguyen VK, Coenen S, et al. Influenza epidemic surveillance and prediction based on electronic health record data from an out-of-hours general practitioner cooperative: model development and validation on 2003-2015 data. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Jan 18;17:84

Narayan VV, Iuliano AD, Roguski K, et al. Evaluation of data sources and approaches for estimation of influenza-associated mortality in India. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Dec 2)

Nesmith N, Williams JV, Johnson M, et al. Sensitive diagnostics confirm that influenza C is an uncommon cause of medically attended respiratory illness in adults. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 25)

Newitt S, Mironenko A, Holubka O, et al. Rapid risk assessment during the early weeks of the 2015-2016 influenza season in Ukraine. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Nov 20)

Ng C, Ye L, Noorduyn SG, et al. Resource utilization and cost of influenza requiring hospitalization in Canadian adults: a study from the Serious Outcomes Surveillance Network of the Canadian Immunization Research Network. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Nov 10)

Nyamusore J, Rukelibuga J, Mutagoma M, et al. The national burden of influenza-associated severe acute respiratory illness hospitalization in Rwanda, 2012-2014. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Dec 2)

Nzussouo NT, Duque J, Adedeji AA, et al. Epidemiology of influenza in West Africa after the 2009 influenza A(H1N1) pandemic, 2010-2012. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Dec 4;17:745

Oliva J, Delgado-Sanz C, Larrauri A, et al. Estimating the burden of seasonal influenza in Spain from surveillance of mild and severe influenza disease, 2010-2016. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Sep 27)

Pelat C, Bonmarin I, Ruello M, et al. Improving regional influenza surveillance through a combination of automated outbreak detection methods: the 2015/16 season in France. Euro Surveill 2017 Aug 10;22(32):pii=30593

Peppa M, Edmunds WJ, Funk S. Disease severity determines health-seeking behaviour amongst individuals with influenza-like illness in an internet-based cohort. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Mar 31;17:238

Popescu CP, Florescu SA, Lupulescu E, et al. Neurologic complications of influenza B virus infection in adults, Romania. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Mar 13)

Pulit-Penaloza JA, Simpson N, Yang H, et al. Assessment of molecular, antigenic, and pathological features of canine influenza A(H3N2) viruses that emerged in the United States. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 19)

Rajendran M, Nachbagauer R, Ermler ME, et al. Analysis of anti-influenza virus neuraminidase antibodies in children, adults, and the elderly by ELISA and enzyme inhibition: evidence for original antigenic sin. mBio 2017 Mar 21;8(2):e02281-16

Randolph AG, Yip WK, Allen EK, et al. Evaluation of IFITM3 rs12252 association with severe pediatric influenza infection. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online May 20)

Restivo V, Costantino C, Mammina C, et al. Influenza like illness among medical residents anticipates influenza diffusion in general population: data from a national survey among Italian medical residents. PLoS One 2016 Dec 20;11(12):e0168546

Rodriguez L, Nogales A, Reilly EM, et al. A live-attenuated influenza vaccine for H3N2 canine influenza virus. Virology 2017 (published online Feb 3)

Root ED, Agustian D, Kartasasmita C, et al. Demographic and ecological risk factors for human influenza A virus infections in rural Indonesia. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Jul 17)

Rotrosen E, Zaman K, Feser J, et al. Influenza among young children in Bangladesh: clinical characteristics and outcomes from a randomized clinical trial. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 6)

Saleh M, Bazzi L, Ismail E, et al. Influenza-associated severe acute respiratory infections in two sentinel sites in Lebanon — September 2015 to August 2016. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Nov 20)

Salem E, Cook EAJ, Lbacha HA, et al. Serologic evidence for influenza C and D virus among ruminants and camelids, Africa, 1991-2015. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 17)

Shang M, Blanton L, Kniss K, et al. Influenza activity — United States, October 2-December 17, 2016. (Update) MMWR 2016 Dec 30;65(5051):1439-44

Shen C, Chen J, Li R, et al. A multimechanistic antibody targeting the receptor binding site potently cross-protects against influenza B viruses. Sci Transl Med 2017 Oct 18;9(412)

Short KR, Veeris R, Leijten LM, et al. Pro-inflammatory cytokine responses in extra-respiratory tissues during severe influenza. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 17)

Skowronski DM, Chambers C, De Serres G, et al. Age-related differences in influenza B infection by lineage in a community-based sentinel system, 2010-11 to 2015-16, Canada. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 7)

Susilarini NK, Haryanto E, Praptiningsih CY, et al. Estimated incidence of influenza-associated severe acute respiratory infections in Indonesia, 2013-2016. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Dec 5)

Tamerius J, Steadman J, Tamerius J. Synchronicity of influenza activity within Phoenix, AZ during the 2015-2016 seasonal epidemic. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Jan 31;17:109

te Beest DE, de Bruin E, Imholz S, et al. Heterosubtypic cross-reactivity of HA1 antibodies to influenza A, with emphasis on nonhuman subtypes (H5N1, H7N7, H9N2). PLoS One 2017 Jul 17;12(7):e0181093

Tempia S, Walaza S, Moyes J, et al. The effects of the attributable fraction and the duration of symptoms on burden estimates of influenza-associated respiratory illnesses in a high HIV-prevalence setting, South Africa, 2013-2015. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Dec 6)

Tinoco YO, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Uyeki TM, et al. Burden of influenza in 4 ecologically distinct regions of Peru: household active surveillance of a community cohort, 2009-2015. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 9)

To EE, Vlahos R, Luong R, et al. Endosomal NOX2 oxidase exacerbates virus pathogenicity and is a target for antiviral therapy. Nature 2017 (published online Jul 12)

Tokars JI, Olsen SJ, Reed C. The seasonal incidence of symptomatic influenza in the United States. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Dec 1)

Vestergaard LS, Nielsen J, Krause TG, et al. Excess all-cause and influenza-attributable mortality in Europe, December 2016 to February 2017.

Voorhees IEH, Glaser AL, Toohey-Kurth K, et al. Spread of canine influenza A(H3N2) virus, United States. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Aug 31)

Wang B, Russell ML, Fonseca K, et al. Predictors of influenza A molecular viral shedding in Hutterites communities. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Feb 16)

Wang X, Wu S, Yang P, et al. Using a community based survey of healthcare seeking behavior to estimate the actual magnitude of influenza among adults in Beijing during 2013-2014 season. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Feb 3;17:120

Xue KS, Stevens-Ayers T, Campbell AP, et al. Parallel evolution of influenza across multiple spatiotemporal scales. eLife 2017 Jun 27;6:e26875

Yang J, Jit M, Zheng Y, et al. The impact of influenza on the health related quality of life in China: an EQ-5D survey. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Oct 16;17:686

Yavarian J, Jandaghi NZS, Naseri M, et al. Influenza virus but not MERS coronavirus circulation in Iran, 2013-2016: comparison between pilgrims and general population. Travel Med Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 11)

Young-Xu Y, van Aalst R, Russo E, et al. The annual burden of seasonal influenza in the US Veterans Affairs population. PLoS One 2017 Jan 3;12(1): e0169344

Yu X, Wang C, Chen T, et al. Excess pneumonia and influenza mortality attributable to seasonal influenza in subtropical Shanghai, China. BMC Infect Dis 2017 Dec 7;17:756

Zhai SL, Zhang H, Chen SN, et al. Influenza D virus in animal species in Guangdong province, southern China. Emerg Infect Dis 2017 (published online Jun 28)

Zhang H, Xiong Q, Wu P, et al. Influenza-associated mortality in Yancheng, China, 2011-15. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Nov 28)

Zhou H, Thompson WW, Belongia EA, et al. Estimated rates of influenza-associated outpatient visits during 2001-2010 in six US integrated health care delivery organizations. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Sep 27)

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