Measles Literature

Adamo G, Sturabotti G, Baccolini V, et al Regional reports for the subnational monitoring of measles elimination in Italy and the identification of local barriers to the attainment of the elimination goal. PLOS One 2018 Oct 24;13(10):e0205147

Augusto GF, Cruz D, Silva A, et al. Challenging measles case definition: three measles outbreaks in three Health Regions of Portugal, February to April 2018. Euro Surveill 2018 Jul 12;23(28):pii=1800328

Avramovich E, Indenbaum V, Haber M, et al. Measles outbreak in a highly vaccinated population — Israel, July-August 2017. MMWR 2018 Oct 26;67(42):1186-8

Barrett P, Cotter S, Ryan F, et al. A national measles outbreak in Ireland linked to a single imported case, April to September, 2016. Euro Surveill 2018 Aug 2;23(31):pii=1700655

Bernadou A, Astrugue C, Mechain M, et al. Measles outbreak linked to insufficient vaccination coverage in Nouvelle-Aquitaine region, France, October 2017 to July 2018. Euro Surveill 2018 Jul 26;23(30):pii=1800373

Bianchi S, Frati ER, Lai A, et al. Genetic characterization of measles virus variants identified during a large epidemic in Milan, Italy, March-December 2017. Epidemiol Infect 2019 (published online Jan 30)

Cherry JD, Zahn M. Clinical characteristics of measles in previously vaccinated and unvaccinated patients in California. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 7)

Debbagh A, Laws RL, Steulet C, et al. Progress toward regional measles elimination — worldwide, 2000-2017. MMWR 2018 Nov 20;67(47):1323-9

Elidio GA, de Franca GVA, Pacheco FC, et al. Measles outbreak: preliminary report on a case series of the first 8,070 suspected cases, Manaus, Amazonas state, Brazil, February to November 2018. Euro Surveill 2019 Jan 10;24(2):pii=1800663

Georgakopoulou T, Horefti E, Vernardaki A, et al. Ongoing measles outbreak in Greece related to the recent European-wide epidemic. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Aug 8)

Gignoux E, Polonsky J, Ciglenecki I, et al. Risk factors for measles mortality and the importance of decentralized case management during an unusually large measles epidemic in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo in 2013. PLoS One 2018 Mar 14;13(3):e0194276

Hagan JE, Kriss JL, Takashima Y, et al. Progress toward measles elimination — Western Pacific Region, 2013-2017. MMWR 2018 May 4;67(17):491-5

Hansen JS, Thysen SM, Rodrigues A, et al. Is early measles vaccination associated with stronger survival benefits than later measles vaccination? BMC Public Health 2018 Aug 7;18:984

Hu Y, Lu P, Deng X, et al. The declining antibody level of measles virus in China population, 2009-2015. BMC Public Health 2018 Jul 24;18:906

Kirolos A, Waugh C, Templeton K, et al. Imported case of measles in a university setting leading to an outbreak of measles in Edinburgh, Scotland from September to December 2016. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Mar 22)

Lee AD, Clemmons NS, Patel M, et al. International importations of measles virus into the United States during the post-elimination era, 2001-2016. J Infect Dis 2018 (published online Dec 9)

Lekana-Douki SE, Sir-Ondo-Enguier PN, Banga-Mve-Ella O, et al. Epidemiology and molecular characterization of the re-emerging measles virus among children and adults in the Haut-Ogooue, Gabon. BMC Infect Dis 2019 Jan 25;19:90

Machado RS, Duque MP, Almeida S, et al. Measles outbreak in a tertiary level hospital, Porto, Portugal, 2018: challenges in the post-elimination era. Euro Surveill 2018 May 17;23(20):pii=18-00224

Majwala RK, Nakiire L, Kadobera D, et al. Measles outbreak propagated by children congregating at water collection points in Mayuge District, eastern Uganda, July-October, 2016. BMC Infect Dis 2018 Aug 20;18:412

McClure DL, Jacobsen SJ, Klein NP, et al. Similar relative risks of seizures following measles containing vaccination in children born preterm compared to full-term without previous seizures or seizure-related disorders. Vaccine 2018 (published online Nov 23)

Mutsaerts EAML, Nunes MC, van Rijswijk MN, et al. Measles immunity at 4.5 years of age following vaccination at 9 and 15-18 months of age among HIV-infected, HIV-exposed-uninfected and HIV-unexposed children. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Nov 12)

Patel MK, Orenstein WA. Classification of global measles cases in 2013-17 as due to policy or vaccination failure: a retrospective review of global surveillance data. Lancet Glob Health 2019 Mar 1;7(3):313-20

Perret JL, Matheson MC, Gurrin LC, et al. Childhood measles contributes to post-bronchodilator airflow obstruction in middle-aged adults: a cohort study. Respirology 2018 (published online Mar 20)

Toffolutti V, McKee M, Melegaro A, et al. Austerity, measles and mandatory vaccination: cross-regional analysis of vaccination in Italy 2000-14. Eur J Public Health 2018 (published online Sep 11)

Venkat H, Briggs G, Brady S, et al. Measles outbreak at a privately operated detention facility—Arizona, 2016. Clin Infect Dis 2018 (published online Sep 26)

Wesolowski A, Winter A, Tatem AJ, et al. Measles outbreak risk in Pakistan: exploring the potential of combining vaccination coverage and incidence data with novel data-streams to strengthen control. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Jun 4)

Woudenberg T, Woonink F, Kerkhof J, et al. The tip of the iceberg: incompleteness of measles reporting during a large outbreak in the Netherlands in 2013-2014. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Oct 9)

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