Influenza Vaccines

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Nov 25, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 25, 2015

Adjuvanted flu vaccine
UK flu deaths last season
H5N1 in France, Vietnam
Nov 24, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 24, 2015

H7N9 in China
Flu vaccine and H1N1 protection
Nov 23, 2015

News Scan for Nov 23, 2015

BioWatch capabilities
Flu vaccine protection
More chikungunya cases
Malaria funding
Cholera in Iraq
Nov 18, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 18, 2015

Avian flu in Vietnam, Hong Kong
LAIV protection in kids
Nov 13, 2015

News Scan for Nov 13, 2015

Global measles
US flu stays low
Flu vs other respiratory diseases
Fecal transplant for C diff
Nov 12, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 12, 2015

Flu vaccine and H3N2 severity
Avian flu all-clear in Iowa
Nov 10, 2015

News Scan for Nov 10, 2015

More dengue cases in Hawaii
New CSL flu vaccine division
Nov 09, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 09, 2015

Flu vaccine plus skin cream
H7N9 in mammals
Nov 05, 2015

News Scan for Nov 05, 2015

Maternal vaccination and cocooning
More dengue in Hawaii
Ricin vaccine trial results
Nov 02, 2015

Flu Scan for Nov 02, 2015

Flu A and B shedding patterns
Aussie flu vaccine effectiveness

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Arakane R, Annaka R, Takahama A, et al. Superior immunogenicity profile of the new intradermal influenza vaccine compared to the standard subcutaneous vaccine in subjects 65 years and older: a randomized controlled phase III study. Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 29)

Arakane R, Nakatani H, Fujisaki E, et al. Immunogenicity and safety of the new intradermal influenza vaccine in adults and elderly: a randomized phase 1/2 clinical trial. Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 1)

Arriola CS, Anderson EJ, Baumbach J, et al. Does influenza vaccination modify influenza disease severity? Data on older adults hospitalized with influenza during the 2012-13 season in the United States. J Infect Dis 2015 (published online Mar 27)

Asghar Z, Coupland C, Siriwardena N. Influenza vaccination and risk of stroke: self-controlled case-series study. Vaccine 2015 (published online Aug 18)

Barnes M, Heywood AE, Mahimbo A, et al. Acute myocardial infarction and influenza: a meta-analysis of case-control studies. Heart 2015 (published online Aug 26)

Bednarczyk RA, Chu SL, Sickler H, et al. Low uptake of influenza vaccine among university students: evaluating predictors beyond cost and safety concerns. Vaccine 2015 (published online Feb 26)

Black CL, Yue X, Ball SW, et al. Influenza vaccination coverage among health care personnel United States, 2014-15 influenza season. MMWR 2015 Sep 18;64(36):993-9

Black S, Nicolay U, Del Giudice G, et al. Influence of statins on influenza vaccine response in elderly individuals. J Infect Dis 2015 (published online Oct 28)

Boggavarapu S, Sullivan KM, Schamel JT, et al. Factors associated with seasonal influenza immunization among church-going older African Americans. Vaccine 2014 Dec 12;32(52):7085-90

Caspard H, Gaglani M, Clipper L, et al. Effectiveness of live attenuated influenza vaccine and inactivated influenza vaccine in children 2-17 years of age in 2013-2014 in the United States. Vaccine 2015 (published online Nov 14)

Chamberlain AT, Seib K, Ault KA, et al. Improving influenza and Tdap vaccination during pregnancy: a cluster-randomized trial of a multi-component antenatal vaccine promotion package in late influenza season. Vaccine 2015 (published online Jun 1)

Cheng AC, Kotsimbos T, Kelly PM, et al. Influenza vaccine effectiveness against hospitalisation with influenza in adults in Australia in 2014. Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 31)

Chit A, Becker DL, DiazGranados CA, et al. Cost-effectiveness of high-dose versus standard-dose inactivated influenza vaccine in adults aged 65 years and older: an economic evaluation of data from a randomised controlled trial. Lancet Infect Dis 2015 (published online Sep 8)

Coleman BL, McNeil SA, Langley JM, et al. Differences in efficiency, satisfaction and adverse events between self-administered intradermal and nurse-administered intramuscular influenza vaccines in hospital workers. Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 31)

Cowling BJ, Feng S, Finelli L, et al. Assessment of influenza vaccine effectiveness in a sentinel surveillance network 2010-13, United States. Vaccine 2015 (published online Nov 21)

Cox NJ, Hickling J, Jones R, et al. Report on the second WHO integrated meeting on development and clinical trials of influenza vaccines that induce broadly protective and long-lasting immune responses: Geneva, Switzerland, 5-7 May 2014. (Conference report) Vaccine 2015 (published online Oct 23)

Deiss RG, Arnold JC, Chen WJ, et al. Vaccine-associated reduction in symptom severity among patients with influenza A/H3N2 disease. Vaccine 2015 (published online Nov 10)

DiazGranados CA, Dunning AJ, Robertson CA, et al. Efficacy and immunogenicity of high-dose influenza vaccine in older adults by age, comorbidities, and frailty. Vaccine 2015 (published online Jul 14)

Ding H, Black CL, Ball S, et al. Influenza vaccination coverage among pregnant women United States, 2014-15 influenza season. MMWR 2015 Sep 18;64(36):1000-5

Dyda A, MacIntyre CR, McIntyre P, et al. Factors associated with influenza vaccination in middle and older aged Australian adults according to eligibility for the national vaccination program. Vaccine 2015 (published online May 30)

Fischer WA, King LS, Lane AP, et al. Restricted replication of the live attenuated influenza A virus vaccine during infection of primary differentiated human nasal epithelial cells. Vaccine 2015 (published online Jul 18)

Flannery B, Clippard J, Zimmerman RK, et al. Early estimates of seasonal influenza vaccine effectiveness — United States, January 2015. MMWR 2015 Jan 16;64(1):10-15

Foppa IM, Cheng PY, Reynolds SB, et al. Deaths averted by influenza vaccination in the U.S. during the seasons 2005/06 through 2013/14. Vaccine 2015 (published online Mar 23)

Gattas VL, Cardoso MR, Mondini G, et al. Effectiveness of influenza vaccination of schoolchildren in the city of Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2009. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2015 (published online May 27)

Gilca R, Skowronski DM, Douville-Fradet M, et al. Mid-season estimates of influenza vaccine effectiveness against influenza A(H3N2) hospitalization in the elderly in Quebec, Canada, January 2015. PLoS One 2015 Jul 22;10(7):e0132195

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